New Report, What Can NYC Do Now To Help Small Biz Survive The COVID Crisis?

A new Center for an Urban Future study features ideas from two dozen small business owners and experts for what New York City and State government should do right now to help the city’s small businesses survive the coronavirus crisis. Continue Reading →

Study Show East Harlem Tops Manhattan Borough In Stop-And-Frisk Searches In 2019

The NYPD’s use of its unconstitutional stop-and-frisk policy was more frequent in East Harlem than any other Manhattan neighborhood in 2019, according to a new study conducted by the Legal Aid Society. Continue Reading →

NYC Advisory Commissions On Property Tax Reform Releases Report

The New York City Advisory Commission on Property Tax Reform today released its Preliminary Report with an analysis of the City’s property tax system and a set of ten initial recommendations for system reforms. Continue Reading →

Uptown Council Member Rodriguez On Taxi Medallion Task Force Report And Link

Statement from uptown Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez:Tomorrow the Medallion Task Force, mandated with analyzing the crisis faced by this sector of the taxi industry and issuing recommendations, will release a report based on their findings. Continue Reading →

NY YIMBY’s 2020 Construction Report Shows 36,467 New Residential Unit Filings, A 7.1% Jump

YIMBY’s 2019 New Building Report, released this time last year, showed a major jump in applications from 2017 into 2018, with new residential units filed with the Department of Buildings rising from 20,393 to 34,039. Continue Reading →

Listen To The Mueller Report The Findings Of The Special Counsel Investigation (Audio)

The wait is over. After a two-year investigation, the results of The Mueller Report have been released to the public from Harlem to Harare for your review at no cost. Continue Reading →

Report: Black Impact Consumer Categories Where African Americans Move Markets

Harlem World Magazine, Editor in Chief, Eartha Watts-Hicks found this report from Nielsen in 2018, regarding Black consumers from Harlem to Hollis speaking directly to brands in unprecedented ways and achieving headline-making results. Continue Reading →

$5.4 Billion Generated By New York State Craft Beer From Harlem To The Hudson

In 2018, the New York State craft beer industry generated $5.4 billion in economic contribution, as reported in an economic impact study funded by the New York State Brewers Association (NYSBA). Continue Reading →