Issues of public health, infrastructure and the environment are inseparable from one another. The Bronx has long been victimized by infrastructure projects that benefit the rich at the expense of marginalized communities, and the Cross Bronx Expressway is the quintessential example.’
City Limits ha estado recopilando información desde enero sobre cómo funcionó el programa de ayuda de emergencia para inmigrantes de la ciudad. Muchos se quejaron de que el programa no se había publicitado adecuadamente, dejando a los residentes inmigrantes sin saber cómo solicitarlo.
The chair of the council’s welfare committee says New York City is squandering a ‘once-in-a-generation’ opportunity to address its homelessness crisis, despite an executive budget that would boost Department of Social Services (DSS) funding by nearly $1.2 billion.
Johnson’s former chief of staff, Erik Bottcher has seen fundraising success since last year, consistently leading amongst candidates who aren’t incumbents and bringing in remarkable amounts of cash.
With City Council Member Robert Cornegy, Jr. among the three dozen members of the 51-seat Council facing term limits this year, there is a competitive Democratic primary unfolding to replace him in Brooklyn’s 36th District.