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Holidays were the topic of conversation at the City Council yesterday when the body approved a three-month penalty forgiveness period for environmental fines as well as a resolution
Councilmember Lewis Fidler, it's time to take your seat as the council's top earner.
The Brooklyn council member and assistant majority leader sponsored more discretionary dollars in this year's budget than
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As Mayor Michael Bloomberg and the New York City Council await state legislative approval of their tax package to complete adoption of the city's
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Paterson at a press conference June 16th
There was a brief glimpse of hope on Thursday afternoon that the New York State Senate might finally break
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Mayor Bloomberg with Randi Weingarten (right) at an Albany meeting on mayoral control on March, 25
How much can $1.275 million buy?
Could that be the deciding factor
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This story was based on the first version of the council's discretionary budget released on Thursday, June 18. Therefore, our list does not include member items for aging
NUMBER OF MEMBER ITEMS
Inez E. Dickens
David I. Weprin
James S. Oddo
Leroy G. Comrie Jr.
Christine C. Quinn
Bill de Blasio
Domenic M. Recchia Jr.
Maria del Carmen Arroyo
On May 22 -- slightly more than two weeks before Sen. Pedro Espada Jr. became temporary president of the Senate, plunging the Capitol into chaos, I shared an awkward laugh
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In a rare move, the City Council overrode the objections of a local council member, approving a 325-unit mixed-use development project in Dumbo.
Councilmember David Yassky opposes the project,