According to the city’s Department of Transportation, average Manhattan traffic speeds declined from 9.35 mph to 8.51 mph between 2010 and 2014.
Councilman Stephen Levin, D-Brooklyn, is sponsoring a bill he calls a “timeout.”
A pair of elected officials are blasting the New York Post’s cover Sunday as “offensive” and “insensitive.”
Public advocate and mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio was arrested with City Council member Steve Levin and about a dozen other protesters outside the State University of New York’s chancellor’s office in Midtown.
Public Advocate Bill de Blasio said Monday that he believes the burning of mezuzot in South Williamsburg, Brooklyn, on Holocaust Remembrance Day was a hate crime.
The “Amazing Spider-Man” is now more welcome in Brooklyn.
New York City ranks last among major U.S. cities in providing free breakfasts for kids who qualify for them. The free meals are only available in a quarter of city schools, and only one-third of eligible students are eating them.
Three New York City council members say something has to be done to handle Brooklyn Bridge’s rising pedestrian and bike traffic.
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has an unusual way of enjoying a beer.