Mayor de Basio Announces Cancellation Of Large Events Through September 30th, 2020

Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced that large events requiring a city events permit will be canceled through September 30th, 2020, as the City works to prioritize open spaces for public use. Continue Reading →

NYC Expands Nation Leading Open Streets Program With More Miles In Areas Hit Hard By The COVID Crisis

Mayor Bill de Blasio today added another 23 miles to New York City’s nation-leading Open Streets program, bringing the citywide total to 67 miles – two-thirds of the way to the 100-mile goal laid out in late April. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Announces Plan To Expand Restaurant Outdoor Seating Once City Enters Phase 2

As New York City prepares to reopen, Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced plans to temporarily use open space to support the city’s restaurants while maintaining social distancing. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Opens New Streets As Next Streets Used For Social Distancing From Harlem To Hollis

Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced that two more miles of streets will be opened to pedestrians and cyclists, adding to the seven miles of car-free streets opened ahead of schedule last weekend. Continue Reading →