Mayor De Blasio Aiming To Get Rid Of Carriage Horses In Central Park During 11th Hour Of His AdministrationWith the clock ticking down on his administration, Mayor de Blasio is trying to fulfill an old campaign promise.
Activists Again Call For Getting Carriage Horses Off NYC Streets Following InjuryThere are calls to ban carriage horses on New York City streets after a horse named Chief ran into a parked car last week.
Carriage Horse Controversy Swirls After Fresh Allegations Of AbuseAnimal activists say a horse has been forced to work despite being emaciated and having open wounds.
Escaped Carriage Horse Goes For Wild Run Through Hell's KitchenIt was eight minutes of unharnessed freedom for carriage horse as hundreds watched and worried about its safety and their own.
Teamsters Pull Support For Horse Carriage Compromise, City Council Cancels VoteThe compromise plan was initially supported by the Teamsters and Mayor Bill de Blasio and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito.
Parks Advocate Voices Concerns Over Deal To Build New Stables In Central ParkTupper Thomas, the executive director of New Yorkers for Parks, said the proposal raises questions.
NYC Carriage Horse Plan Still Needs City Council ApprovalA deal to reduce the number of horse-drawn carriages and permanently move stables to Central Park will now go to the City Council for approval.
Anti-Carriage-Horse Activists Take Message To Times SquareActivists hit Times Square to distribute information to tourists explaining why they believe horse-drawn carriages should be outlawed in New York City, WCBS 880's Ginny Kosola reported.
Horse Carriage Driver's Union Backs Compromise To Keep Horses In Central ParkSome newspaper editorials and at least one New York City Councilman have proposed a compromise of stabling the horses in Central Park so they never have to cross paths with a car.
Westchester County Assemblyman Jockeying To Keep Horse-Drawn Carriages In NYCMayor Bill de Blasio has promised to send the controversial horse carriages running for the hills, but an effort in Albany may stall that plan.