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Cuomo Outlines Budget Plans Including Hurricane Sandy Recovery

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is banking on the federal government paying for Hurricane Sandy recovery.

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City and Union Fail to Reach Deal on Teacher Evaluations

The deadline for the negotiations passed at midnight Friday.

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Board of Elections Seeks Raise for Poll Workers Despite Voters' Complaints

The Board of Elections wants to boost poll workers' salaries and improve training.

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Walcott Warns of 'Painful' Cuts Unless Teacher Evaluation Deal Reached Soon

Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott said he wants a deal with the UFT by December 21.

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City to Increase School Lunch Costs, Parking Fees to Fill Budget Gap

New Yorkers will be forced to pay more for parking and school lunches under the latest budget plan.

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City to Ramp Up PCB Removal From Schools Under Accelerated Spending Plan

The city's plan to fund 'unglamorous' projects includes road repair and other infrasturcture fixes.

Financial District »

9/11 Health and Compensation Act Facing Nearly $40 Million in Federal Cuts

The James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act could face $38 million in federal cuts next year.

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Mayor Orders $2.5 Billion in New Budget Cuts

City agencies are being asked to slash millions from their budgets yet again.

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Hot Brooklyn Nabes Get New Bus Routes Amid MTA Service Restorations

See the full list of new and restored subway and bus service.

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Council Passes On-Time Budget, Overrides Mayor's Veto on Living Wage Bill

The City Council passed a new budget plan late Thursday that averts the worst of threatened cuts.

Forest Hills »

Budget Deal Saves Forest Hills After-School Program From Closure

The Beacon after-school enrichment program would have shut down on July 1 without a City Council deal.

Long Island City »

Queens Libraries Spared Closure Under Budget Deal

The budget agreement restores most of the funds to the Queens library system.

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Bloomberg and City Council Reach $68.5B Budget Deal, Saving Child Care

The City Council and Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced a $68.5B budget Monday that saves child care.

Central Harlem »

Harlem Parents Fear Popular Day Care Center Could Close

Salem Day Care is one of many day care centers slated to close due to budget cuts.

Williamsburg »

Williamsburg Rallies Against Daycare Center Cuts

More than 100 parents, leaders and teachers protested Williamsburg's five daycare closures.

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