Deal includes five years of annual wage increases
Bio: Dana Rubinstein is a reporter for Capital. She has written for Bloomberg Businessweek, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, the New York Observer, and the Brooklyn Paper.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg today said he will stay abide by a post-term policy of non-interference.
"The jury’s out” on the Times Square pedestrian plaza, Bill de Blasio said during the second-to-last mayoral debate, referring to the public space carved out of Broadway that’s beloved by street safety advocates and the surrounding businesses.
An association of upstate transit systems will soon issue a report recommending the state take a piece of the sales tax and put it toward transit.
Today, mayor-elect Bill de Blasio ascended the steps of City Hall and met with outgoing mayor Michael Bloomberg.
Joe Lhota didn’t win.
Advocates for the Taxi of Tomorrow and borough taxi programs are organizing themselves in advance of the end of Mayor Michael Bloomberg's administration.
Bill de Blasio's mayoral campaign has gotten help from a former Rudy Giuliani deputy.
"Anyone who’s watched the vigor of this campaign and the success of this campaign knows it’s a 24-7 operation and that’s how I live my life," said Bill de Blasio today.
Casino supporters are robocalling New York City residents urging them to vote "yes," on Proposition 1 without mentioning the word "casino" once.