As Congestion Pricing Looms, Electeds Rethink Uptown Parking

With the congestion pricing set to take effect in 2021 Upper Manhattan politicians are mobilizing to form a plan to reform parking regulations in order to prioritize on-street parking. Continue Reading →

Groundbreaking $15.5 Million Project To Expand And Revamp Montefiore Square In Harlem

The NYC Department of Transportation (DOT), NYC Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), NYC Department of Parks and Recreation (Parks) Continue Reading →

NYC Health + Hospitals’ Financial Turnaround Is On Track As Of The Fiscal Year End 2019

NYC Health + Hospitals’ President and CEO Mitchell Katz, MD, today announced that the public health system’s financial turnaround is on track: fiscal year-end 2019.

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Mayor de Blasio And Uptowns Levine Cracks Down On E-Cigarette Sales To Minors

Mayor de Blasio and Acting Corporation Counsel Georgia M. Pestana today announced that New York City has filed a federal lawsuit against 22 national online e-cigarette vendors.

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Uptown Council Members Joined Airline Workers Demanding Livable Wages And More

Wednesday, September 25th, 2019, uptown Council Members Ydanis Rodriguez and Mark Levine were joined by Airline Catering Workers and their unions for a rally to call for dignified wages and access to quality and affordable health insurance for catering airline workers. Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: Harlem Week 2019 Was In Full Swing

By Lil Nickelson

On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018 New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio stated, “You have provided proof to me that Harlem maybe a few blocks farther north, but tonight Gracie Mansion is Harlem. Continue Reading →

Health Department Sounds The Alarm On E-Cigarette Use Among Middle School Students

The Health Department today announced data on e-cigarette use of New York City public middle school students. Continue Reading →

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