Annie McDonough

Uber app.
Both labor and industry are fighting the 11th-hour legislation.
Policy
policy
State Sen. Jessica Ramos at a rally advocating for the legalization of e-bike usage in Albany.
New language would allow municipalities to decide e-scooter rules, but the bill faces a tight deadline before the end of session.
Policy
policy
DoITT’s failure to stop a preventable bug from crashing the city’s official wireless network prevented the city from remotely controlling 12,000 traffic lights.
Some see his resignation as the result of DoITT’s failure to stop a preventable bug from crashing the city’s official wireless network.
Policy
policy
Should New Yorkers be concerned by potential 5G health concerns?
As New York gets closer to deploying next-generation wireless networks, some are raising red flags.
Policy
policy
A Brooklyn view of the Manhattan Bridge.
A new report reveals that Brooklyn has been second only to San Francisco in the growth of startups.
Policy
policy
Lyft.
Mayor de Blasio plans to extend a once-temporary cap on new for-hire vehicles and limit how long they can cruise without passengers.
Policy
policy
A helicopter on the Pier 6 helipad in Lower Manhattan.
New York lawmakers are calling for a ban on all non-essential helicopters over Manhattan.
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policy
Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone speaks before Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signs a bill into law banning single use plastic shopping bags in New York State at a ceremony held on Earth Day.
The most important races to watch during this month’s primaries – and in November.
News & Politics
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Cornell Tech campus on Roosevelt Island in New York.
The city's range of tech education offerings has expanded to keep up with its growing tech sector.
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policy
A deliveryman on his Dongguan BuFengZhe (BFZ) electric bike making deliveries in New York in the Chelsea neighborhood.
Critics argue that the NYPD is seizing e-bikes and serving fines to delivery cyclists, who are often low-income immigrants.
Policy
policy
Annie McDonough
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