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Financial District »

Pols Call for a Review of Building Fire Codes After Deutsche Bank Blaze

State and local politicians called for a review Wednesday of building fire codes.

Columbia Street Waterfront District »

Vacant Lot on Columbia Street to Become a Children's Garden

The new garden will offer programs for children to learn how to grow vegetables and tend plants.

Chinatown »

New Chinatown Bus Rules Signed Into Law

Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a law regulating the intercity buses that stop in Chinatown.

TriBeCa »

Elected Officials Back TriBeCa Tenants' Push for Rent-Stabilization

Local officials filed court documents in support of Independence Plaza North tenants.

Navy Yard »

Bloomberg Tours New York's Largest Rooftop Garden

Mayor Bloomberg toured the Brooklyn Grange, tasting cherry tomatoes as he trekked through plant beds.

Brooklyn Heights »

Visitors Pop In to Brooklyn's New Pop-Up Pool on Opening Day

Brooklyn Bridge Park opens its new Pop-Up pool and sandy beach with picnic tables and umbrellas.

New York City »

Pols Call on Macy's to Bring Fourth of July Fireworks Back to East River

Dan Squadron and Bill de Blasio called for the fireworks to return for Queens and Brooklyn residents.

TriBeCa »

TriBeCa Tenants Rally for Rent-Stabilization After Court Ruling

Independence Plaza North tenants believe their apartments should be rent-stabilized.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Grand Street Tenants Evicted By Fire See Way Home in Court Decision

A civil court judge ruled that the owners of 289 Grand Street must restore its apartments.

Downtown »

Crane Accident Raises Safety Questions at World Trade Center

Steel beams fell 40 stories from 4 World Trade Center in the Feb. 16, 2012 accident.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Residents Praise Delancey Street Safety Plan, But Wish It Could Come Sooner

The DOT plans to make major safety improvements to Delancey Street by the end of June.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Wider Sidewalks Coming to Delancey Street After Dashane Santana's Death

The Department of Transportation is announcing a major safety overhaul of Delancey Street Feb. 8, 2012.

East Village & Lower East Side »

City to Unveil Delancey Street Safety Plan After Dashane Santana's Death

The city's plan comes almost a month after 12-year-old Dashane Santana was killed crossing Delancey St.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Crossing Where Dashane Santana Died is Among City's Worst

Pedestrians at Delancey Street and Clinton Street have just 22 seconds to cross 10 lanes of traffic.

Manhattan »

State Lawmakers Released Redistricting Plans, Drawing Criticism from Dems

The new maps would create an Asian-American majority district and add a 63rd Senate seat upstate.