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.
Critics Say Mayor De Blasio's New Budget Will Mean Bad News For His SuccessorThey charge that while the whopping $98.6 billion plan is good news for de Blasio, it's bad news for whoever takes his place on Jan. 1.
Mayor De Blasio Announces Another Round Of Furloughs For 9,000 City EmployeesThe move is expected to save $21 million in an effort to bridge the city's $9 billion deficit.
Mayor De Blasio To Furlough Himself And His Staff For Week To Combat Budget CrisisThe mainly symbolic move is expected to save $860,000.
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.
Mayor Bill De Blasio Unveils $95.3 Billion NYC Budget, Officials Fear Cuts In State AidThe state's desire to cut aid to New York City is no secret.
De Blasio Lays Out Priorities For 2020 New York City BudgetMayor Bill de Blasio put forth the city’s budget plan for 2020, highlighting familiar priorities and $1 billion in savings over the current fiscal year.
$88.6 Billion City Budget Increases Pre-K, Homeless Spending; Features Other Modest New InitiativesMayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday proposed a new budget with a few new initiatives – and no money to fix the subways.
Stringer Warns Of 'Turbulence Ahead' In City FinancesComptroller Scott Stringer said growth in the New York City economy is slowing, and said there is “turbulence ahead.”
City Budget Includes $11.6 Million For Lawyers In Corruption ProbeStunning disclosures were released Friday about the cost to taxpayers in a citywide corruption scandal.
De Blasio, City Council Agree On 2017 City BudgetMayor Bill de Blasio and the City Council have reached an agreement on an $82.1 billion budget for fiscal year 2017.
Mayor De Blasio Exercises Financial Caution In $82.1 Billion 2017 BudgetCombating homelessness is also a target of investment for the mayor in 2017.
Bratton Wants More Officers In City Budget; Cites Increased Terror ThreatNYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton has issued a call for more officers in the mayor’s budget.
Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito Seeks Extra $5 Million For NYC CouncilThe move would be a departure from the belt tightening the City Council did over the past eight years.
De Blasio Gets Some Of What He Wants In State Budget DealMayor Bill de Blasio received the funding for universal pre-kindergarten in the New York State budget – albeit without the tax hike on the wealthy he had requested.