House Committee Considers Federal Funding Proposal For 9/11 Memorial PlazaAn estimated 21 million people have visited it for free since its 2011 opening.
Funding Unveiled For Affordable Housing Projects To Keep Rent Down In BrooklynBrooklyn Borough President Eric Adams is directing more than $3 million taxpayer dollars to various projects on the leading edge of Brooklyn's housing boom.
Number Of Smokers In New York City Up, Anti-Smoking Funding DownThe number of smokers in New York City has risen, as government spending to fight the habit has dropped.
9/11 First Responders Demand Permanent Funding For Zadroga 9/11 ActAs the Zadroga 9/11 Act approaches expiration, many are demanding Congress instate permanent funding.
Chirlane McCray Unveils Proposal For Upgraded Mental Health Services In NYCChirlane McCray has made strengthening mental health services in New York City her signature issue.
Mayor De Blasio, NY Officials Blast House GOP Over DHS FundingThe mayor described Republicans' tinkering with Homeland Security funding as inappropriate, unfair and dangerous.
De Blasio To Allocate $70M Over 5 Years To Cut Down Ambulance Response TimesCity officials said the funding will allow for the fire department to staff 45 additional ambulance shifts and employ 149 additional Emergency Medical Service dispatchers.
Mystery Surrounds Tappan Zee Bridge Funding, Potential Toll HikeThe builders of the new Tappan Zee Bridge said Thursday that they are on schedule, and untroubled by a $500 million federal loan that just fell through this week.
City To Hire More Than 100 Full-Time Art Teachers Following Comptroller StudyThe announcement was made at the Bronx Museum of the Arts. It was accompanied by music from a middle school orchestra.
Sen. Menendez Calls On Congress To Approve Funding For Federal Highway Trust FundU.S. Sen. Robert Menendez said if they cannot get Congress to fund the Federal Highway Trust Fund, "We will be paralyzed."
Port Authority Exec Has Few Words About Pulaski Skyway Funding ProbePort Authority of New York and New Jersey executive director Pat Foye had little to say Wednesday about a legal probe of the funding deal for the reconstruction of the Pulaski Skyway.
De Blasio Seeks $40 Million To Fight HomelessnessThe de Blasio administration announced Monday that it will ask for $40 million in state funds to help fight homelessness in New York City.