City Council Votes To Discipline Councilman Andy King With 30 Day Suspension, $15,000 Fine, Monitor"I deplore his cowardice and disdain with which he treated his employees, the committee and this entire body," said City Council Speaker Corey Johnson.
Calls To Resign Mount As City Council Moves To Vote On Andy King's FutureA report released Wednesday accuses New York City Councilman Andy King of multiple ethics violations. The city council will vote on the disciplinary action, which includes a one-month suspension, a $15,000 fine and the installation of an office monitor.
Leaders Fed Up With K2 Turning Their Communities Into 'Zombieland'At a rally Monday, local politicians called for new legislation holding landlords and area businesses accountable for K2 sales.
City Council Committee Holds Closed-Door Meeting On Allegations Against Councilman Andy KingThe New York City Council was tight-lipped Friday about probing one of its own. The council would not even confirm that Bronx Councilman Andy King is the target of sexual harassment allegations.
Report: Bronx Councilman Andy King Faces New Sexual Harassment ComplaintThe City Council is probing allegations of sexual harassment against one of its own.
Residents, Community Leaders Say Affordable Housing Is Ruining Bronx NeighborhoodProtestors in the Bronx were fired up on Monday, saying an affordable housing building is ruining the neighborhood with noise and drugs.
NYC Lawmakers Mull Regulations For Times Square Costumed CharactersBatman and Robin voiced opposing views at a City Council hearing on a new proposal to regulate costumed characters in Times Square, which would require they be licensed and pass background checks
Proposed Legislation Seeks To Curb Aggressive Behavior By Costumed Times Square CharactersThe aggressive behavior of some costumed characters in Times Square has left many people feeling that 'there oughta be a law.'
5-Alarm Blaze Destroys Several Buildings In The BronxThe fire started in a detached garage behind a building and then quickly spread, authorities said.
Advocates Push For City Council Vote On Paid Sick LeaveSan Francisco passed a paid sick leave measure. So did the state of Connecticut. It's still on the table in the city of New York. Those pushing for it in New York spoke out at City Hall on Friday.