Mayor Bill de Blasio
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday said the evidence pointed to a gas explosion in the blast that destroyed several buildings in the East Village – even though there were no reports of odors or leaks.
A gas explosion ripped through four buildings and ended up leveling three of them, leaving a total of 19 people injured in a bustling section of the East Village Thursday afternoon.
The so-called “renewal schools” receive additional funding for services such as weekend tutoring and expanded after-school programs.
The nation’s mayors are calling on Congress to increase transportation funding in order to keep roads and bridges in good repair.
Former Mayor Giuliani Pens Letter With Mayor De Blasio Seeking Continued Mayoral Control Over NYC’s Schools
The joint letter to Gov. Andrew Cuomo and state lawmakers calls for renewal of mayoral control without delay.
Mayor Bill de Blasio promoted his plan to boost the performance of struggling schools by providing extra support during a visit to a Queens high school Thursday.
VIDEO: Mayor Frets Over Upcoming ‘Inner Circle’ Performance, Considers Using ‘De Blasio Impersonator’
Mayor Bill de Blasio is warming up for the annual Inner Circle parody show.
Police Commissioner Bill Bratton told reporters Thursday he feels optimistic the NYPD will be getting more cops in the next city budget.
Mayor Bill de Blasio’s late streak continued on St. Patrick’s Day.
Nearly 22,000 families applied for seats in the expanded New York City pre-kindergarten program in the first day of the new registration period Monday, Mayor Bill de Blasio’s office announced.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s ambitious redevelopment plans won’t involve the use of eminent domain to acquire property, Planning Director Carl Weisbrod said Tuesday.
The feelings were so intense, the passions so high that hundreds of firefighters showed up at City Hall on Monday to send a message to Mayor Bill de Blasio.
On Sunday, New York parents began enrolling their kids in pre-K classes.
In Wisconsin, de Blasio will get a Democratic spotlight in the home state of Gov. Scott Walker, who’s viewed as a top potential GOP presidential contender in 2016.
Egan, 82, died at NYU Langone Medical Center at 2:20 p.m. of cardiac arrest.