De Blasio Details Plan To Replace Rikers With Community-Based JailsCity officials say they envision more humane settings that would feature community space, ground-floor retail outlets and offices for inmate support services.
Union Demands Action After Spate Of Assaults On NYC Correction OfficersOfficers from the New York City Department of Correction on Wednesday called on their commissioner to resign following a series of attacks in city jails.
NYC Council Considers Cap On Ride-Sharing VehiclesThe massive growth of for-hire vehicles like Uber and Lyft is blamed for driving traffic congestion up and pushing wages down.
Dockless Bike-Sharing Program Rides Into The RockawaysIt's different from the popular Citi Bikes, where you have to get them and return them at special docking stations.
Feds Say Mayor De Blasio Crossed U.S.-Mexico Border IllegallyMayor Bill de Blasio and his security detail reportedly crossed border on foot during a visit near El Paso, Texas.
Mayor De Blasio Accused Of Using NYPD Counterterrorism Plane As Personal ShuttleThe NYPD used its $3 million counterterrorism plane to shuttle Mayor Bill de Blasio to and from his Canadian vacation and for a street renaming in the Bronx.
Cuomo Slams De Blasio For Not Meeting With New Subway BossWhen Andy Byford took over the city’s transit system, the mayor was one of the first people he expected to hear from. Six months later, they still haven’t met.
Mayor De Blasio, Sen. Gillibrand Join Calls To Abolish ICEDemocratic gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon and congressional candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez have also called for the agency to be abolished.
Mayor To Albany: Don't End School Zone Speed Camera ProgramMayor Bill de Blasio led a call Sunday to extend the current school zone speed camera program set to expire next month.
President Trump Signs Executive Order To Stop The Separation Of Migrant FamiliesSince early May, more than 2,000 children have been separated from their parents after crossing the U.S.-Mexico border illegally, as part of the administration’s new immigration strategy.
De Blasio, O'Neill Announce New Marijuana Enforcement PolicyStarting in September, the majority of New Yorkers found smoking marijuana in public will be issued summonses instead of being arrested.
Mayor De Blasio’s Son Writes Op Ed Saying Racism Is ‘All Too Common’ In Public SchoolsDante de Blasio has written an op-ed in the New York Daily News, supporting the mayor’s call to change admissions standards at eight schools in the city.