Daniel Garodnick

Traffic moves slowly  through ice and snow along 5th Avenue January 22, 2014 in New York. (Photo TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

De Blasio: ‘More Could Have Been Done’ To Clear Snow On Upper East Side

Complaints about unplowed streets mounted in many areas Tuesday night, especially on the Upper East Side.

01/22/2014

Melissa Mark-Viverito on Jan. 8, 2014. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Melissa Mark-Viverito Elected NYC Council Speaker

Mayor Bill de Blasio ally Melissa Mark-Viverito has been elected as New York City council speaker.

01/08/2014

Pedicab in Central Park (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Mayor Bloomberg Halts Proposal On NYC Pedicab Charges

Mayor Michael Bloomberg hit the brakes Wednesday on a proposal to keep tourist-toting pedicabs from charging confusing, sometimes exorbitant rates.

12/12/2012

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer

Manhattan Borough President Stringer Announces Run For City Comptroller

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer announced Sunday that he will run for city comptroller next year.

11/18/2012

City Councilman Daniel Garodnick (file / credit: Councilman's Office)

City Councilman Garodnick Proposes Enhanced Whistleblower Protections

With outside contractors doing $10 billion in business with New York City this year, there is plenty of room for impropriety.

03/29/2012

Tom Zahner of Cologne, Germany leaves the Foxwoods Theatre box office with tickets to "Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark" - New York, NY - Dec 21, 2010 - AP Photo/Mary Altaffer

City Council Tackling Online Ticket Sales Of NYC Shows, Events

The city council is considering a bill to force large venues to make 15 percent of total tickets available at a physical box office and limit sales to four tickets per person per day.

10/30/2011