City Councilman Brad Lander

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Park Slope »

Brooklynites Pitch Ways to Spend $1 Million in City Money

Thirteen projects were proposed for District 39's participatory budgeting program.

New York City »

City Expected to Slam Proposed Changes to 'Stop-and-Frisk' at Hearing

Lawmakers will consider reforms to the NYPD's controversial policy at the City Council hearing.

Park Slope »

Park Slopers Give Two Cents on How to Spend $1 Million in Taxpayer Dollars

Locals suggested spending taxpayer money on exercise equipment in Prospect Park.

Park Slope »

Park Slope Residents to Decide How to Spend $1M in Taxpayer Dollars

Councilman Brad Lander will solicit ideas on how to spend $1 million on neighborhood projects.

Park Slope »

Park Slope Community Center Gets New Computer Lab

A $50,000 donation from Time Warner Cable paid for a new computer lab at Good Shepherd Services.

Windsor Terrace »

Windsor Terrace to Walgreens: Stay Out of Our Neighborhood

Roughly 200 protesters rallied in front of the closed Key Food where Walgreens plans to open a store.

Park Slope »

Park Slope Historic District Becomes City's Biggest

The City Council unanimously approved expanding Park Slope's historic district by 600 buildings.

Park Slope »

Bus Riders Slow to Embrace GPS Tracking for Notoriously Tardy B61

Bus riders can now track the slow-moving B61 bus on their smart phones.

Windsor Terrace »

Windsor Terrace Vows to 'Declare Independence' from Walgreens with Boycott

Windsor Terrace residents say they won't shop at the Walgreens that's slated to replace a Key Food.

Park Slope »

City to Unveil Safety Improvements at Notorious Bartel-Pritchard Square

The DOT wants to add a traffic light at 15th Street and a new bike lane on 15th Street.

Windsor Terrace »

Walgreens Rep to Tell Locals What's Next at Key Food Site

A Walgreens rep will meet with Windsor Terrace residents about what's next at the closing Key Food site.

Windsor Terrace »

Key Food Closing in Windsor Terrace

The Key Food on Prospect Avenue and 11th Avenue will be replace by a Walgreens.

Cobble Hill »

New Speed Sign Installed on Hicks Street Near Where Child Was Run Down

A new speed sign was added to the corner of Hicks and Degraw streets to address speeding issues.

Harlem »

Six Projects Will Split $1.54M in Participatory Budgeting Process

More than 1,000 people voted in the participatory budgeting process in Council District 8.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Relatives Accuse NYPD of Going Easy on Drivers Involved in Fatal Accidents

The families of victims of fatal road accidents want cops to be tougher.