Pol: Light Rail System May Be Answer To Sluggish Queens CommuteCouncilwoman Crowley wants to use existing infrastructure to build a light rail system with hopes of easing travel times for Queens commuters.
Exclusive: Bombshell Report Outlines Significant Fire Safety Hazards At NYC PrisonsThe report shows dozens of violations that include lack of fire exits and smoke alarms and major sprinkler problems. And the plans to fix all this could extend an eye-popping 11 years.
Queens Residents Worried Proposed Homeless Shelter Could Bring Sex Offenders To AreaThe non-profit group Samaritan Village wants to turn a vacant warehouse on Cooper Avenue in Glendale into a shelter for 125 homeless families.
Bloomberg Vows To Keep List Of Fire House Closings A SecretSome local politicians and firefighters are vowing to fight a plan that will close several firehouse across the city. The demonstrators say the cuts would destroy emergency response time and put lives at risk.
Exclusive: CBS 2 Obtains Partial List Of FDNY Company ClosuresThe secret is out. CBS 2’s Marcia Kramer has learned exclusively some of the fire houses on Mayor Michael Bloomberg's chopping block. Some say shutting them down could put your safety at risk.