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Chelsea »

'Rat Academy' Seeks To Counter Growing Rodent Problem in Chelsea

City Councilman Corey Johnson said his office is fielding an increased number of rat complaints.

West Village »

Cuomo Plan to End AIDS Epidemic Stymied By State Legislature, Mayor

The legislature took none of the low- or no-cost measures available to push the plan forward.

Civic Center »

Cuomo AIDS Plan Needs $10 Million From De Blasio, Advocates Say

The governor's blueprint to end AIDS requires the city match the state's funding for it, activists said.

Chelsea »

City to Set Up Mobile Testing Site Outside Closed Chelsea STD Clinic

AIDS activists were outraged at the plan to close the site without replacing services in Chelsea.

New York City »

City Will Not Renew Corizon Contracts For Rikers Health Care: Sources

The private company has faced scrutiny after reports of dozens of deaths in custody.

Chelsea »

Chelsea Tries To Outpace Summer Litter With 'Big Beautiful Can'

City Councilman Corey Johnson spent $70,000 to combat garbage.

Midtown »

City Council Bill Places 2-Year Moratorium on Hotel-to-Condo Conversions

Councilman Corey Johnson said the moratorium allows for a study on the economic impact of conversions.

West Village »

PHOTOS: Take a Peek at Plans for the New Middle School at 75 Morton St.

The school will have a community-based health center in the basement, Councilman Corey Johnson said.

Washington Heights »

Pols Want Hudson River Ferry With Stops in Washington Heights and Inwood

The ferry would stop at 178th and Dyckman streets, in addition to Harlem, Midtown and Upper West Side.

Chelsea »

Councilman Corey Johnson Ticketed for Moving Between Subway Cars

Officers observed Corey Johnson moving between multiple cars, NYPD said.

Chelsea »

New Park, Solar-Powered Composting Proposed for Chelsea and Hell's Kitchen

Community members pitched 17 ideas for spending city capital funds. 

Midtown »

Cooling Centers Should Offer Refuge on Bad Air Days, New Legislation Says

The new law would require the DOH to open cooling centers when air quailty reaches dangerous levels.

Civic Center »

City Council Slams Rikers Medical Provider at Hearing

Councilwoman Liz Crowley said she thought HHC should take the job.

East Elmhurst »

City Council to Demand More Oversight of Rikers Health Care Provider

City Councilman Corey Johnson is holding a hearing on Rikers' health care provider, Corizon.

Chelsea »

Corey Johnson Concerned About High Line Condo Developer

Corey Johnson urged a developer building High Line condos to follow safety and wage standards.