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Concrete Boardwalk Better For Storms, Says Sandy Recovery Head

The head of the New York City Office of Recovery and Resiliency is getting behind the Bloomberg-era plan to replace the Riegelmann Boardwalk's wooden...

The Total Number Of Build It Back Construction Projects Hits New...

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced over the weekend that Build it Back payments were finally in the mail, and that some construction projects are...

The Total Number Of Build It Back Construction Projects Hits New...

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced over the weekend that Build it Back payments were finally in the mail, and that some construction projects are...

Mayor: First Build It Back Payments Are In The Mail, Additional...

Four months after taking office, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced over the weekend that he is renewing the push to help victims of Superstorm...

De Blasio Vows New Approach To City’s Sandy Aid Distribution

With new reports every week about the growing frustration New York City's Superstorm Sandy victims feel towards recovery programs, Mayor Bill de Blasio has...

Bensonhurst Is NYC’s Second Largest Home To Foreign Born Population

New York City has hit a new high in foreign born population, with 3.06 million of its 8.3 million inhabitants having immigrated from other...

Check Out The Plans For Sheepshead Bay’s Newest Greenspace, Brigham Street...

ONLY ON SHEEPSHEAD BITES: After many years, proposals, battles and studies, the plans to begin work on Sheepshead Bay's newest green space, Brigham Street Park,...

City To Crack Down On Tanning Salons

I'm not one to go tanning at a salon, but I've got enough carrot-toned neighbors to know it's a pretty popular pastime in our...

City To Crack Down On Tanning Salons

I'm not one to go tanning at a salon, but I've got enough carrot-toned neighbors to know it's a pretty popular pastime in our...

On Sandy Aid, City Wants Long Term Solutions While State Pushes...

The Wall Street Journal published an interesting article last week, examining the different and competing visions of city and state administrators when it comes...

Bye, Bye Bloomberg — Bumps Aside, It’s Been A Triumphant Trip

BETWEEN THE LINES: For more than a decade, Michael R. Bloomberg governed the Big Apple. Entering politics after years as a business entrepreneur, he...

Big Plans For To Unite Coney Island Wetlands With Bath Beach’s...

As Mayor Michael Bloomberg exits the stage, he is hoping a big part of his legacy will include the successful follow through on a...

Judge Rules That The City Has No Adequate Plan For Evacuating...

A federal judge has come down hard on the outgoing Bloomberg administration, ruling that the city has inadequate plans for helping the disabled evacuate...

Schumer Promises That Sandy Cash Will Come In 2014

Senator Charles Schumer sent a message to anxious New Yorkers, still waiting to receive repairs and funds for their Superstorm Sandy devastated homes: the...

City Lacks Funds To Fulfill “Build It Back,” Annoyed At Fed...

The city announced that it might not have enough money to cover all the 24,000 applicants of the "Build it Back" program, leaving officials...