Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer

Tax-Subsidized Tenants Caught Renting Out Affordable Queens Apartments On AirbnbSome tenants of a Queens luxury building won the affordable housing lottery and have their rents subsidized by taxpayers, and now, they have been caught listing their apartments on Airbnb.
Sunnyside Neighbors Say Wrong-Way Traffic On One-Way Street Poses Serious DangerThe signs on a street in Sunnyside, Queens make it clear that it is for one-way traffic only, but some drivers are ignoring it.
CBS 2 Exclusive: Queens Business Owner Claims East Side Access Project Caused Major DamageMarc Newman blames construction for the East Side Access Project -- an $11 billion new railroad, blasting and tunneling across Queens and under Manhattan -- with rattling and ripping apart his refrigerator business.
Officials Call For Changes At Queensboro Bridge Off-Ramp Following Fatal CrashNew York state Sen. Mike Gianaris and Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer have demanded changes at what they're calling a dangerous off-ramp following a fatal car accident.
Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer's Sunnyside Home BurglarizedPolice said a neighbor noticed that the front door of the Sunnyside home had been pried open and called police.
Neighbors: Fearless Rats Have Commandeered Park In Woodside, QueensNeighbors and the local city councilman have called on the city to step up its efforts, as a park in Woodside, Queens remains overrun with rats.
Queens City Councilman: 'We Have A War On Pigeon Poop'In Queens, there has a problem lately with pigeons – and pigeon droppings – at several elevated subway stations.
Queens City Councilman: LIRR East Side Access Project Is Too LoudA New York City Councilman joined residents of the Sunnyside section of Queens Saturday to protest the noise caused by the East Side Access construction project for the Long Island Rail Road.
Bizarre Choice Of Paint Inside NYC Park Draws A Snub From Parks Department Is it gaudy green or the new rave? An historic New York City park has been repainted and some are stunned by the break with tradition.
Major Service Changes Coming To 7-Train For 13 WeekendsThere will be no service on the 7 line between Queensboro Plaza and Times Square from 11:45 p.m. on Friday through 5 a.m. Monday.
Councilman Says Department Of Education's 'Safe Route' Is Putting Queens Kids In DangersCouncilman Jimmy Van Bramer said in the last week there were two accidents at the intersection of Laurel Hill Boulevard and 61st Street in Woodside, a suggested “safe route.”
Local Leaders Fight Opening Of Long Island City Strip ClubProtesters rallied Thursday hoping to block a request by the Gypsy Rose for the state to renew its liquor license.
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