Bill de Blasio
Sun, May 11, 2014, 1:38pm
Following his election in January, Mayor Bill de Blasio’s campaign promises of to reform the city’s public schools were put to the test as he negotiated with the state government on policy ideas like universal pre-K and school co-locations.
Sun, Apr 27, 2014, 10:48pm
With reference to Comptroller Scott Stringer's recent report on city housing, Chris Meyer discusses the decreasing affordability of living in NYC and proposes a plan of action for city politicians.
Sat, Apr 26, 2014, 4:10pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio, SIPA '87, reflected on his political career at Friday's David N. Dinkins Leadership & Public Policy Forum in Low Library.
Mon, Apr 21, 2014, 1:51am
A bill signed last week by Mayor Bill de Blasio will extend equal workplace protections to unpaid interns in New York City, but some intern-rights activists say that it’s only a first step towards ensuring rights for interns.
Tue, Apr 8, 2014, 3:19pm
Peña-Mora, a civil engineering and engineering mechanics professor who was dean between 2009 and 2012, will lead the city’s public works and engineering agency and oversee capital construction projects ranging from new roads and sewers to schools and police precincts.
Tue, Apr 8, 2014, 12:14am
Residents of Upper Manhattan will be riding around on Citi Bikes if local politicians have their way.
Sun, Mar 30, 2014, 9:04pm
The opt-out movement raises valid points about testing, but due to recent changes in the state budget deal, should not be followed.
Thu, Mar 27, 2014, 2:35am
As Mayor Bill de Blasio’s Vision Zero plan ramps up efforts to eliminate pedestrian fatalities, the number of traffic collisions are still rising on the Upper West Side.
Wed, Mar 26, 2014, 3:29am
Nineteen parents of students at Harlem Central and Success Academy Charter Schools filed a lawsuit against the city’s Department of Education last week, saying the reversal of co-location approval was unlawful and did not follow procedure.
Mon, Mar 24, 2014, 1:53am
The new law, which takes effect April 1, replaces a weaker form of the legislation passed by the City Council last year.