A judge ruled that the neighborhood organizations that brought the suit were right in arguing that the city had failed to abide by zoning rules governing ‘large-scale residential districts’ like Two Bridges.
‘By dining here, we want to show that there is nothing to be afraid of in Chinatown and discrimination has no space here.’
‘Climate, education, healthcare, housing—these are urgent budget priorities set against the backdrop of a roughly $6 billion shortfall. True progressives have already drafted revenue-generating legislation that will fill budget holes and support these people-centered priorities.’
Small business advocacy groups say the administration and the City Council are making small steps but there is much more work to be done in protecting and sustaining small businesses across the five boroughs.