Councilman Vincent Ignizio

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Washington So Far Wary Of ‘Canyon Of Heroes’ Parade To Honor Iraq War Veterans

Now that the war in Iraq is officially over two local lawmakers are calling on New York City to honor those who fought there with a ticker tape parade down the “Canyon of Heroes.” But there seems to be some resistance in Washington.

12/21/2011

NYC sidewalks in disrepair

Staten Island Lawmaker Ready To Take On NYC Over Sidewalks

A Staten Island councilman says New York City is walking on thin ice for failing to repair its own sidewalks, while forcing homeowners to fix theirs.

04/18/2011