Department of Design and Construction

Hell's Kitchen Saw Accident

Woman Injured When Saw Blade Goes Flying In Hell’s Kitchen

In what witnesses described as a scene out of a horror movie, one person was injured Tuesday when a three-foot saw blade went flying in Hell’s Kitchen.


Mayor Bill de Blasio

Mayor De Blasio Appoints 4 More To Senior Staff Of Administration

The new appointees include Jacques Jiha, who will be the new head of the Department of Finance.


Ocean Breeze Athletic Center construction (credit: CBS 2)

Construction Project Causing High-Pitched Whistling On Staten Island

The corrugated metal is supposed to suppress noise, but is exposed to the elements right now while construction is still under way.


Brooklyn front stoops on Monitor Street

The Stoop Stops Here … The Battle That Is

It’s a story we first told you about — residents fighting to keep their front stoops. On Friday the city declared a truce in this Brooklyn battle.


Entrance to Holland Tunnel - New York, NY - File / Photo: Chris Hondros/Getty Images

New Challenge For Holland Tunnel Drivers

Ongoing construction has made coming and going through the Holland Tunnel a bit tricky lately and come Monday it will get worse.


Brooklyn front stoops on Monitor Street

City Lays Down Law To Some Residents: Lose The Stoop

Imagine spending a fortune to beautify your front yard, only to find out it doesn’t belong to you. It belongs to New York City. That’s what’s happening in one Brooklyn neighborhood.