Bill de Blasio
Sun, Oct 12, 2014, 11:45pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio and the City Council announced a $130 million plan last week that will address some issues in parks around the city.
Sun, Oct 5, 2014, 11:55pm
As the city begins work on its plan to increase the energy efficiency of its public buildings, West Harlem tenants’ rights workers say the new environmental initiative should not ignore existing quality of life issues.
Mon, Sep 22, 2014, 2:10am
Motorcyclists clad in black leather jackets, African-American superheroes, anti-police-brutality activists, and youth dance troupes gathered in a vivid and cacophonous display in Central Harlem Sunday afternoon.
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.