NYC To Move Horse-Carriage Boarding Area Into Central ParkNew York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is announcing a plan to move the carriage horses that line up along the southern edge of Central Park to designated boarding spots inside the park.
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.
No Deal? Compromise On Horse-Drawn Carriages In Central Park May Not Be ImminentIt's unclear whether or not a deal has in fact been reached that would save Central Park's horse-drawn carriages from a threatened ban.
De Blasio Suggests Reduction, Rather Than Abolition Of Horse CarriagesMayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday announced a new attempt to corral the popular horse carriage industry.
Russell Simmons: NYC's Horse Carriages Like HolocaustHip-hop mogul and animal-rights advocate Russell Simmons is comparing New York City's horse-drawn carriages to slavery and the Holocaust.
Radio Free Montone: Cabbie ChaosBefore Bill de Blasio bans carriage horses, he’s trying his hand at horse trading.
NYC Horse Carriage Driver Pleads Guilty To Reduced Charge, Loses License IndefinitelySaverio Colarusso pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of disorderly conduct. He was sentenced to five days of community service, but lost his license indefinitely.
Chrissie Hynde Endorses Plan To Replace Horse Carriages With E-CarriagesA legend of punk and new wave threw her support behind a plan to ban horse-drawn carriages in New York City Wednesday.
Video Shows Police Cruisers Chasing Carriage Horse Through ManhattanThe video shows a carriage horse that got away from its handler and bolted up 11th Avenue with police in pursuit, the animal advocacy group NYCLASS said.
NYC Council Vote On Horse-Drawn Carriage Ban StalledNew York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito says the council may not vote to outlaw horse-drawn carriages any time soon.
City Councilman Espinal Announces Support for Horse-Drawn Carriage Industry; Ban Supporters ProtestCity Council Chair of Consumer Affairs Rafael Espinal Jr. said on Wednesday he does not support a ban on horse-drawn carriages in New York City.
Animal Rights Activists Protest Fashion Week Kickoff Featuring Horse-Drawn Carriages Animal rights advocates are protesting the use of the horse-drawn carriages at the opening event for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Central Park.
Group Protests Horse-Drawn Carriages Outside Gracie MansionOpponents of horse drawn carriages are not letting Mayor Bill de Blasio forget his campaign promise.
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.
Mayor De Blasio's Approval Rating Improves In New Quinnipiac PollA survey released Wednesday by Quinnipiac University said that 51 percent of New York City residents approve of the mayor, while 28 percent do not.