Pricey New Plan Aims To Put Buses First In NYC And Barely Speeds Up TrafficDe Blasio wants to give buses a push with a new $280 million city action plan designed to take the current average bus speed of 7 ½ mph and increase it by 25 percent.
City To Test 135,000 NYCHA Public Housing Apartments For LeadFor the first time ever 135,000 public housing apartments will be tested for lead.
What Would A Bill De Blasio Presidency Look Like?New York City’s polarizing mayor didn’t do well (again) in the latest presidential polls from Iowa, but that’s apparently not discouraging Bill de Blasio from a 2020 run.
Mayor De Blasio Bans NYC Agencies From Buying PlasticwareCity workers will soon have to say goodbye to plasticware in their break rooms thanks to an executive order banning the purchase of several single-use plastic consumer items.
New Calls For Probe Into Where Bill De Blasio Gets The Money To Take So Many Presidential Campaign TripsThe mayor, who has already been the subject of an investigation into an earlier political action committee, is now being asked to explain two new issues.
City Gets Extension From HUD To Appoint New NYCHA ChairNew York had a midnight federal deadline to appoint a new chair to oversee the troubled city housing authority.
'Save Our Jobs': Furriers Protest Against Proposed Ban On Fur Sales In NYCAngry furriers descended on City Hall Thursday to protest proposed city council legislation to ban the sale of fur apparel and accessories.
De Blasio Breaks With Progressives, Speaks At American Israel ConferenceThe mayor spoke this morning at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee conference, the country’s leading pro-Israel group.
HUD Head Patton, Malliotakis Blast Mayor De Blasio For Further NYCHA NeglectHousing and Urban Development Director Lynne Patton shined the spotlight on another NYCHA nightmare on Friday.
'Deception And Fraud': HUD Official Accuses Mayor De Blasio And NYCHA Of Wasting Millions In Public Housing Funds“Should criminal charges be pursued?” Marcia Kramer asked. “I personally think they should… deception and fraud… blatant deception and fraud," Lynne Patton alleged.
Top Democrat Laughs At Idea Of De Blasio 2020 Run, Critics Blast Mayor For Repeatedly Ignoring NYC IssuesPolitical analysts say de Blasio has dropped the responsibilities he was re-elected to handle, to the detriment of all New Yorkers.
Nancy Pelosi, Bill De Blasio Push For New 'Dreamers' ActThe measure was introduced in the House of Representatives last week.