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Joseph Viteritti

Joseph Viteritti

  • Next Steps and Recent Precedents for De Blasio’s Charter Revision Commission

    Mayor de Blasio State of the City

    Mayor de Blasio (photo: Benjamin Kanter/Mayor's Office)


    Last week, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced in his State of the City speech that he would convene a commission to consider changes to the city charter, New York City’s seminal governing document. De Blasio said the charter revision commission would undertake the significant task of reducing the impact of “big money” on local elections and to engage voters in a democracy that has suffered from their apathy. The mayor is hoping the commission members, whom he has yet to name, will

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  • Max & Murphy Podcast: De Blasio Author Joseph Viteritti

    Jarrett Murphy, left, of City Limits, and Ben Max, right, of Gotham Gazette


    August 30, 2017 - De Blasio Author Joseph Viteritti

    cover joe vitJoseph P. Viteritti, public policy professor at Hunter College, CUNY, where he is chair of the Urban Policy and Planning Department, has written a new book about Mayor Bill de Blasio: The Pragmatist: Bill de Blasio's Quest to Save the Soul of New York. Published by Oxford University Press, ...