Mayor De Blasio, City Council Agree On Near-$100 Billion Budget, Including $200 Million Increase For NYPDMayor Bill De Blasio and and Council Speaker Corey Johnson shook hands and hugged after reaching a deal they vow will help the city heal after the crippling last year and a half.
New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson Drops Out Of 2021 Mayoral Race, Discusses DepressionIn a statement, Johnson cited personal challenges and opened up about depression.
NYC Officials Say Restaurant Owners Will Soon Get Clear Guidance On Outdoor Dining During Colder WeatherMayor Bill de Blasio says safety remains his top priority.
Indoor Dining Remains Banned In NYC With Gov. Andrew Cuomo Citing Past Compliance Problems At BarsIn the midst of all of this, restaurants still have no indoor timeline as they think about shelling out more money to make their outdoor space conducive to colder weather.
Having Second Thoughts? City Council To Look At Language In NYPD Chokehold BillChanges are coming to the city's controversial chokehold bill that subjects officers to criminal charges.
New Legislation Would Require More Oversight Of Shared Moped Companies Like RevelThe chairman of the City Council's Transportation Committee is introducing legislation that would require more oversight over shared moped companies like Revel.
New York City Lawmakers Approve $1 Billion Cut From NYPD Budget; Protesters Say It Still Falls ShortProtesters have been demanding cuts to the NYPD’s nearly $6 billion spending in favor of education and social services to address he root of what drives people to crime.
Mayor De Blasio Says Budget Deal Reallocates $1 Billion From NYPD To Youth And Community ServicesThe City Council and protesters want to shift how the city fights crime by focusing on prevention over punishment.
Thousands March Through Heat, Rain For Tenth Straight Day Of Protests Over Police BrutalityNew York City Councilmember Corey Johnson tells CBS2 elected officials are working on changes.
Mayor Says 'This Is Not Acceptable And Must Stop' After Food Deliveryman Detained During CurfewThe NYPD says approximately 200 people were arrested Thursday, many continuing to march after the 8 p.m. curfew.
Some Elected Officials Say NYPD Officer Should Face Charges Over Shoving Incident Caught On VideoThe video shows the officer knocking the woman to the ground, though what led up to the incident is unclear.
City Council Speaker Corey Johnson Wants NYC Officials To Get Moving On A Reopening Plan: 'We Should Have Spent The Last Two Months Planning For This'Johnson says one of the most urgent needs is a plan for mass transit.
New York City Council Issues Recommendations For Reopening BeachesArea residents have been allowed to go for walks on the beach, but any kind of gathering, or sports, or swimming is not permitted.
New York City Council Members Call Out 'Serious Dysfunction' Behind The Scenes Of City's Coronavirus Response"I'm disappointed that our two health-related agencies have had their infighting exposed," said Councilwoman Carlina Rivera.
NYC Opening At Least 40 Miles Of Streets To Help With Social Distancing This SummerOpening the streets will provide other outdoor options so people can spread out, especially with city pools closed.