Skip to content
Join our Newsletter

Policy & Government

Let DOT Know Your Thoughts About Your Neighborhood's Truck Routes

Let DOT Know Your Thoughts About Your Neighborhood's Truck Routes

The online public feedback period ends on June 30.
NYCHA to Open Section 8 Housing Voucher Waitlist in June

NYCHA to Open Section 8 Housing Voucher Waitlist in June

The application period starts on midnight on Monday, June 3, and runs through Sunday, June 9.
Settlement Forces DoorDash To Stop Discriminatory Hiring Practices

Settlement Forces DoorDash To Stop Discriminatory Hiring Practices

DoorDash will reform hiring practices and will pay $75,000 to applicants who were illegally rejected.
Commission on Racial Equity Announces New Commissioners, Roadmap

Commission on Racial Equity Announces New Commissioners, Roadmap

The commission will now engage with community leaders to collect feedback.
Brooklyn Man's Conviction Vacated After Serving 23 Years For Homicide

Brooklyn Man's Conviction Vacated After Serving 23 Years For Homicide

The Brooklyn District Attorney's office found that the identification procedure for the sole eyewitness was improper, and the probable culprit had implicated himself on two recordings.
Mayor Says More Work is Needed on NYPD Mental Health Responses

Mayor Says More Work is Needed on NYPD Mental Health Responses

"I don't think we have it 100% right now. We need to continue to evolve to get it right the best way we can,” Mayor Eric Adams said, referring to the fatal shooting of Win Rozario by the NYPD.

Construction Begins On 287-Unit Affordable Housing Development in Brownsville

The second and final phase of of the housing project will create affordable units at the Marcus Garvey Apartments, an existing Mitchell-Lama complex.

Governor Nominates Former BK Assemblyman Mosley For Secretary of State

The state senate will first have to approve Mosley's appointment.
NYC Rat Sightings Continue Historic Decline

NYC Rat Sightings Continue Historic Decline

New data proves containerization of city trash is working, the City said.
Legal Aid, NYCLU Secure $512K Settlement In Case Against NYPD

Legal Aid, NYCLU Secure $512K Settlement In Case Against NYPD

Clients brutalized by the NYPD during the 2020 demonstrations will receive a monetary settlement.