A day before 1.1 million children return to school, Mayor Bill de Blasio held a public hearing for and signed Intro. 1089, which preserves and expands the use of speed Continue Reading →
Today, October 16th, 2017, two laws introduced by Harlem Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez to address the increasingly widespread use of non-tobacco shisha among New Yorkers were signed by Mayor Bill Continue Reading →
Mayor de Blasio today announced a new $37 million violence intervention employment program that will create 1,500 jobs in Brownsville, South Jamaica, East, and Central Harlem, Mott Haven, and across Continue Reading →
Mayor Bill de Blasio today appointed Peter Hatch as Commissioner of the Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP), the largest municipal consumer protection agency in the country. Become an Continue Reading →
Mayor Bill de Blasio today appointed Margaret Nelson as Acting Commissioner of NYC Parks. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!
Mayor Bill de Blasio and The Trust for Governors Island (the Trust) today launched a global competition to create climate-focused research and educational hub on Governors Island. Become an Harlem Continue Reading →
Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced the expansion of Mentors Matter, an initiative launched in September 2020 that has provided mentoring, tutoring, and social-emotional support. Become an Harlem World Insider – Continue Reading →