When most New Yorkers hear about cuts to the National Parks Service, they think about Yellowstone or the Grand Canyon, not the wetlands around Cross Bay Boulevard on the way to the Rockaways or the beach on top of a landfill behind the tollbooths on the Marine Park Bridge.
‘A single coordinating agency should develop and apply consistent, developmentally appropriate standards across the full publicly-funded early childhood continuum, beginning at birth and continuing into elementary school.’
The Hope Gardens development will soon see an effort to bring in private money to fix public housing. It’s already seeing a clash between tenant organizers and management over how to discuss repair priorities.
At City Limits’ weekly broadcast interviews, we stand up for two reasons. One, it’s better for your posture than sitting. Two, it’s what you do when you’re talking about what you believe in.