NYC Councilman Proposes Bill That Would Pay New Yorkers To Report Illegal ParkingThe proposal establishes a system where anyone can take a picture of a car illegally parked and send it to the city. When the driver pays the $175 fine, the person reporting it gets a $44 cut.
Neighbors Raise Concerns Over Thousands Of New York City's Homeless Housed In HotelsBefore the pandemic, the city's department of social services had 3,500 single adults housed in hotels. Now, more than 13,000 are housed in 139 hotels across the city.
Experts: Convenience Of NYC Living Causing More Street CongestionAccording to the city's Department of Transportation, average Manhattan traffic speeds declined from 9.35 mph to 8.51 mph between 2010 and 2014.
NYC Council Proposes Bill Restricting Number Of Uber, Other For-Hire CarsCouncilman Stephen Levin, D-Brooklyn, is sponsoring a bill he calls a "timeout."
New York Post Cover About Slain Developer Angers PolsA pair of elected officials are blasting the New York Post's cover Sunday as "offensive" and "insensitive."
De Blasio Arrested During Hospital Protest In MidtownPublic advocate and mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio was arrested with City Council member Steve Levin and about a dozen other protesters outside the State University of New York's chancellor's office in Midtown.
Jewish Religious Objects Found Burned On Holocaust Remembrance DayPublic Advocate Bill de Blasio said Monday that he believes the burning of mezuzot in South Williamsburg, Brooklyn, on Holocaust Remembrance Day was a hate crime.
Columbia Pictures, Williamsburg Leaders, Reach 'Spider-Man' CompromiseThe "Amazing Spider-Man" is now more welcome in Brooklyn.
City Council Slams Mayor's Office Over Lack Of Free School BreakfastsNew York City ranks last among major U.S. cities in providing free breakfasts for kids who qualify for them. The free meals are only available in a quarter of city schools, and only one-third of eligible students are eating them.
City Council Members Call For Brooklyn Bridge Path ExpansionThree New York City council members say something has to be done to handle Brooklyn Bridge's rising pedestrian and bike traffic.
Bloomberg's Method Of Raising A Glass Raises EyebrowsNew York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has an unusual way of enjoying a beer.