City Council Speaker Corey Johnson during a City Council Zoom meeting on Wednesday.
New protections for commercial and residential tenants passed, in addition to capping fees by food delivery apps.
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Thanks to the coronavirus the NYC budget will be much smaller than last years. The Department of Education is taking the biggest cut.
Education is the big one, but the economic fallout from the coronavirus will impact the budget in many other ways.
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NYPD Officers in Astoria Park on May 3, 2020.
Social distancing regulations raise new challenges for police and old questions of racially disparate enforcement.
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New York City Councilmember Donovan Richards.
A Q&A with New York City Councilman Donovan Richards
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Councilman Donovan Richards, who chairs the committee on public safety.
Natural disasters won’t stop just because we did.
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DSNY Commissioner Kathryn Garcia getting into her chauffeured car.
Dozens of New York City government officials get their own car and driver.
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Sandy Nurse did not qualify for the NYC Council ballot.
However, Diaz’s biggest rival, Sandy Nurse, failed to qualify.
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New York City Council candidate Darma Diaz.
City Council candidate says 'opportunist' opponents who didn't get enough signatures used the pandemic 'as an excuse.'
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Body of deceased patient in black bag moved for burial from overflow refrigerator truck serving as temporary morgue set outside of Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn.
It’s not clear due to limited testing and different reporting criteria between New York City and state.
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Governor Cuomo on the Daily Show with Trevor Noah on Wednesday.
The governor made an appearance on Trevor Noah’s show.
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