The money came from a settlement with the city over Ydanis Rodriguez's Occupy Wall Street arrest.
The Uptown politican sued the city claiming he was beaten by police in the clearing of Zuccotti Park.
Listen to a National Poetry Slam champion, learn to long jump or see excerpts from three new plays.
Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez presented his vision for a new mixed-use development in Inwood.
The Plaza de Las Americas at 175th Street and Broadway will be transformed into a town square.
Commuters said the M98's scheduled buses are often very late or never arrive at all.
Elected officials, including Ydanis Rodriguez, said the developer has barely worked with the community.
Councilwoman Margaret Chin wants landlords of unsafe buildings to pay for tenants to live elsewhere.
At least four families paid the suspect about $3,000 for apartments at 552 Academy St., officials said.
The 123-seat venue at 5060 Broadway got the approval of CB12's liquor license committee.
Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez's bill would prevent businesses from selling hookah-related products.
The restrooms at P.S. 132 need to be upgraded for health and safety reasons, parents said.
State and local officials sent letters to Department of Education Chancellor Carmen Fariña this week.
Inspectors found a dangerous situation at 590 Fort Washington Ave.'s fire escapes, officials said.
The 30 mph limit had been in place since 1964.
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