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Eltingville »

Councilman Vincent Ignizio to Step Down to Head Non-Profit

Assemblyman Joe Borelli announced he's interested in running for the seat once it's vacated.

Washington Heights »

Street Sweeping May Increase Uptown After Decline in Cleanliness

The Sanitation Department may reinstate twice-weekly street cleanings.

Upper West Side »

Norman Rockwell's NYC Roots May Be Honored With Street Renaming

A group of students pushed for a block to be renamed after the iconic American artist. 

St. George »

Staten Island Ferry to Get Increased Morning Service

The ferry will run an extra 12 morning trips as the city works to increase service to every 30 minutes.

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. 

West Village »

Board Demands City Action After Woman is Killed by Flying Plywood

Community Board 2 wants the mayor to create a program like Vision Zero for the Department of Buildings.

Civic Center »

Police Union President Has 'No Regrets' About Feud With De Blasio

Pat Lynch said he expressed the raw emotions of rank-and-file patrolmen after two officers were killed.

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.

Washington Heights »

Uptown Leaders Rip GWB Bus Station Development For Not Including Locals

Elected officials, including Ydanis Rodriguez, said the developer has barely worked with the community.

Crown Heights »

City Offers Tax Break to Brooklyn Landlord to Keep 700 Units Rent-Regulated

Alma Realty hiked rents this fall at the Brooklyn Jewish Hospital complex in Crown Heights.

Greenwich Village »

MAP: 9 Developments in SoHo and the Village to Watch For in 2015

Apartments, schools, retail space and a waterfront park are in the works for the Village.

Red Hook »

Carlos Menchaca Forced Out as Co-Chair of Brooklyn Delegation, Reports Say

Councilman Mark Treyger was appointed to replace Carlos Menchaca as co-chair, a source said.

Civic Center »

Bill Would Force Landlords to Pay for Displaced Tenants' Temporary Shelter

Councilwoman Margaret Chin wants landlords of unsafe buildings to pay for tenants to live elsewhere.