New York City

New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson never took a side on Industry City.
The City Council speaker avoided taking a stance on the controversial plan that could have harmed his mayoral prospects.
Mayor Bill de Blasio on September 23rd.
Municipal unions have an edge in protecting their own against city budget cuts.
Eric Gonzalez
Comparing NYC’s top prosecutors.
This week taxi medallion owners demanded action on a plea they’ve been making for months.
They’re hoping a debt relief program is still on the table during the pandemic.
Mayor de Blasio at P.S. 59 on September 2, 2020.
You can count on the New York City’s mayor to put off the big decisions.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that 495 City Hall employees, including him, will be furloughed for five days as of Oct. 1.
Some call the move an empty gesture, indicative of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s lazy leadership.
NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio visiting Village Academy in Queens on August 12, 2020.
A temporary setback could help the mayor in the long run.
Councilmember Carlos Menchaca and former Councilmember Dan Garodnick tour Industry City in 2015.
The fate of the rezoning in Brooklyn may have a lasting impact on New York City’s land use decisions.
Wealthy New Yorkers complain about potential tax hikes while the city reaches a fiscal cliff.
While the city approaches a fiscal cliff, the most powerful New Yorkers complain about possible tax hikes.