Opinion

Buildings overlooking Battery Park in the Financial District of Manhattan.
Upzone commercial areas to allow more housing in them.
New York City is markedly more segregated than most other major cities in the country.
Mandatory inclusionary housing should be applied to rich neighborhoods.
Stuyvesant High School
For the next school year, follow the science on who is most likely to spread COVID-19 and where.
The Beach Terrace Nursing Home in Long Beach, New York.
Testing residents and employees sooner could have slowed the spread of COVID-19 in nursing homes.
People participate in a protest calling on New York to cancel rent outside of a New York Civil Court in Brooklyn on Tuesday, July 7th.
To protect Black lives, extend the halt on all evictions.
How can the private sector help NYC schools?
Sharing facilities and expertise could help students weather the pandemic.
Damages caused by Hurricane Sandy.
The effort faces objections, but it may be the best way to hold back storm surges.
The governor doesn’t want to raise taxes on the rich to protect public higher education.
The Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM)
Infrastructure for arts institutions is a smart investment.
Work in the New York-New Jersey-Connecticut tri-state region will never be quite the same.
With increased telecommuting, taxation for suburbanites could get complicated, so states should work together.
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