Councilwoman Julissa Ferreras

A food truck is seen on West 46th Street off 6th Avenue - New York, NY - Jun 29, 2011 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

City Councilmembers: Restrictions On Food Trucks Are Needed

The City Council on Wednesday discussed a proposed bill that would create zones where food trucks cannot operate.


Hundreds gather outside City Hall to protest the cuts under Mayor Michael Bloomberg's preliminary budget proposal on March 24, 2011 (Photo/Stan Brooks)

City Council To Mayor Bloomberg: Save Child-Care Slots

Most members of the New York City Council have signed a letter to Mayor Michael Bloomberg urging him to save child-care subsidies for more than 16,000 low-income children.