Helen Rosenthal and Mark Levine proposed legislation that would ban cars in certain parts of the park.
Ben Kallos is proposing a grant program for small businesses affected by Second Avenue subway work.
A committee resolution to let 16- and 17-year-olds serve will now go before the full City Council.
The protest was in response to the city's plan to remove trees on the site of a planned ramp.
The trees are set to be ripped up at the Asphalt Green athletic complex Friday.
The school agreed to several community benefits, including an $8 million investment in the esplanade.
Local politicians are spearheading an effort to improve six sites between 60th and 117th streets.
About 500 people voted to dole out $1 million in District 5's first participatory budgeting process.
The planting beds along First Avenue have become a dumping space, residents say.
Councilman Ben Kallos' attendance criteria wasn't equally applied to members of an UES board.
Upper East Side Councilman Ben Kallos introduced a controversial process to reform Community Board 8.
District 5 will take part in the participatory budgeting process for the first time this spring.
Councilman Ben Kallos wants to extend community board membership to older teens.
Manhattan Councilman Ben Kallos is trying to expand reforms in Manhattan into the other boroughs.
The winter freeze has left streets badly damaged.
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