Policy

Subway turnstiles.
The One Metro New York system will allow riders use a phone or contactless card, rather than swipe a MetroCard.
Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks at City Hall on Tuesday.
A report published over the weekend stated that Amazon is considering setting down roots in Manhattan.
What's the status of New York's efforts to legalize recreational marijuana?
Dems are in charge, polls show it’s popular, but not so much in the suburbs.
Lime is among the companies participating in a Department of Transportation pilot program for dockless e-bikes.
Lime began adding new pedal-assist dockless bikes to its current fleet in the Rockaways over Memorial Day Weekend.
From L to R, Annie McDonough, Archana Jayaram, Michael O'Boyle, Aziz Ahmad, Clam Lorenz, Walei Sabry.
Dragging government agencies into the 21st century in order to build a more tech-friendly city is often tedious, unsexy work.
data privacy
Experts weigh in on where New York stands in bolstering cyber defenses in both the public and private sector.
New York Senator Jamaal Bailey speaking to a crowd about the bipartisan legislation to establish the nation's first commission to investigate prosecutorial misconduct in 2018.
Decreasing solitary confinement, parole reform among issues being considered.
Pier and Long Island City at sunset, seen from Gantry Plaza State Park, Queens.
There's no shortage of policy proposals inspired by the deal-gone-wrong.
One of Alessandra Biaggi's first actions as a state Senator was to convene on sexual harassment — Albany's first in decades.
State lawmakers are tackling a broad range of issues in Albany.
Taxis driving throughout the city.
Experts and lawmakers weigh in on easing the pain of burdened medallion owners and preventing predatory lending in the future.
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