Council Speaker Corey Johnson Says He Supports Banning Cars From Busy Crosstown StreetsJohnson told WNYC the city should consider making 34th and 42nd streets open to only buses and trucks, like the 14th Street busway that took effect earlier this month.
Macy's, Bloomingdale's To Stop Selling Fur Within 2 YearsThe shift will mean the closure of 34 “fur vaults” at Macy’s and 22 Maximilian salons at Bloomingdale’s.
NYC Council Speaker Pushing Plan That Would Drastically Increase Bike And Bus Lanes Across City"I want a city where getting around doesn't make you insane," City Speaker Corey Johnson said.
Corey Johnson Rallies For Passage Of 'Streets Master Plan' BillThe bill would create 50 miles of protected bike lanes and 30 miles of bus lanes per year. 
9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Blocked From Senate Vote By Republican Sen. Rand Paul, Draws Bipartisan OutrageSen. Kirstin Gillibrand was looking to fast-track the new 9/11 funding bill through the Senate, but was stopped by that single Republican senator
Speaker Johnson Urges Caution On Potential NYC Fur BanThe fur is flying, yet again, over a bill to ban the sale of fur in the Big Apple.
City Council Speaker Corey Johnson Meets With Jewish Leaders In Wake Of Latest Anti-Semitic IncidentIt has happened yet again. There has been another anti-Semitic incident in Brooklyn. And on Monday it was followed by a call for action.
'Fair Fine' Proposal Would Create Sliding Scale For Penalties Based In Part On IncomeThe average parking ticket in New York City will set you back between $60-$125, but that could change if City Council Speaker Corey Johnson has his way. 
Rev. Ruben Diaz, Sr. Disputes Reports Quoting Him As Saying He Wouldn't 'Rat' On Sexual Harassers In The WorkplaceNew York City Council member Ruben Diaz, Sr. is causing a stir at City Hall again.
NYC School Admissions Exam Under Debate Amid Segregation ClaimsSchools Chancellor Richard Carranza unexpectedly found himself on the hot seat on Wednesday, lambasted about not enacting city council budget priorities during a hearing on school segregation.
Council Passes NYC's Green New Deal, Mandating Updates On BuildingsBig buildings could soon face big fines for not being green enough.