The City Council passed a new budget plan late Thursday that averts the worst of threatened cuts.
The Beacon after-school enrichment program would have shut down on July 1 without a City Council deal.
The budget agreement restores most of the funds to the Queens library system.
The City Council and Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced a $68.5B budget Monday that saves child care.
Salem Day Care is one of many day care centers slated to close due to budget cuts.
More than 100 parents, leaders and teachers protested Williamsburg's five daycare closures.
Bloomberg's $1 billion budget savior is strapped to the roof of the street hail plan.
The Queens Library is facing the prospect of losing $26.7 million in budget funding in fiscal year 2013.
Public Advocate Bill de Blasio released a report claiming the mayor's proposed budget will hurt children.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg's 2013 Executive Budget will cut 200 after-school programs.
The city could save $28 million a year by scrapping elementary and middle summer school programs.
Legislators have moved forward with plans to legalize casino gambling through a constitutional amendment.
Councilwoman Melissa Mark-Viverito set aside money for projects suggested and selected by the community.
The Manhattan Borough President delivered his State of the Borough address Thursday night.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg will present his budget plan for the coming fiscal year Thursday.
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