New York City has a new goal: Get levels of lead exposure down to zero. Lead paint in apartments can cause neurological problems in children. Now, a new multi-agency initiative is ramping up inspections in all five boroughs. Mayor Bill de Blasio kicked off a new initiative called LeadFreeNYC last month, which focuses on […]
New York City – the city that never sleeps – is about to get a nighttime mayor. The position’s officially called Director of Nightlife. And, as Patricia Yacob reports, part of the goal is to bring more of the city’s clubs and music venues back to life.
Mayor Bill de Blasio gave his 2016 State of the City speech last night. In it, he shared some of his administration’s biggest achievements over the last year.De Blasio also outlined his vision for improving transportation, health and police services for residents in the outer boroughs.
New York City public high school students are demanding for more equitable funding for team sports from the Department of Education and the Public School Athletic League.