Christine Quinn

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Yorkville »

Pledge Protesting E. 91st St. Marine Transfer Station Hits 20K Signatures

Anti-MTS group Pledge 2 Protect has vowed to keep project proponents out of political office.

Civic Center »

Latest Poll Shows Weiner Leading Democratic Mayoral Pack

A new poll has Anthony Weiner edging out frontrunner Christine Quinn, according to reports.

Chelsea »

Service Workers Union Endorses Quinn for Mayor

SEIU 32BJ called Christine Quinn a "sister" in the struggle for workers' rights.

New York City »

Libraries, Pools and NYCHA Programs Saved in 2014 Budget Deal

Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Council Speaker Christine Quinn announced a budget deal Sunday night.

Cobble Hill »

Protesters Rally Against SUNY Cuts to Ambulance Services at LICH

SUNY Downstate halted ambulance service and critical care at Long Island College Hospital.

Upper East Side »

MTS Trash Would be Handled by West Side Under Mayoral Hopeful's Plan

Mayoral candidate Bill Thompson said a Meatpacking facility should handle the trash temporarily.  

Midtown »

Quinn Calls for 10-Year Limit on Madison Square Garden Permit

Christine Quinn called for a "new Manhattan home" for The World's Most Famous Arena.

East Harlem »

Quinn Says Marine Transfer Station Opponents 'Pander' to Upper East Side

The City Council Speaker made her remarks at the East Harlem Asthma Center for Excellence.

Yorkville »

Bill Thompson Uses Same Consultants as Marine Transfer Station Foe

Thompson, who opposes the trash station, and an anti-MTS developer have used the same firm, records show.

Willowbrook »

Long-Delayed Senior Housing Breaks Ground in Staten Island

The Brielle, an affordable assisted living residence, broke ground after over a decade of delays.

Midland Beach »

Councilmembers Set to Introduce Bills For Better Storm Planning After Sandy

The City Council will introduce 10 bills aimed at fixing problems the city faced after Hurricane Sandy.

Upper East Side »

Christine Quinn and Bill Thompson Guilty of 'Race Baiting,' Opponent Claims

Sal Albanese called his opponents' stance on the marine transfer station "a dangerous and cynical game."

Upper East Side »

Christine Quinn Lands Endorsement From Top UES Dems

The Lexington Democratic Club will back the City Council Speaker in the mayoral race, members said.

Upper East Side »

Quinn Battles Backlash Over 'Environmental Racism' Comment

Christine Quinn, Bill Thompson and advocates traded barbs over a controversial waste transfer station.

New York City »

First Head-to-Head for Weiner and Quinn Goes Off Without a Hitch

Candidates Anthony Weiner and Christine Quinn debated for the first time Wednesday night.