An interactive chart shows how several members of the Bronx's poorest districts spent tax dollars.
Councilwoman Helen Rosenthal secured nearly $145,000 more for her district this year.
The West 121st Street block once home to George Carlin will be renamed in his honor.
The city's budget more than doubled funding for legal assistance for tenants in Housing Court.
Helen Rosenthal wants to extend "Cooper's Law" to cover all New York drivers.
A committee resolution to let 16- and 17-year-olds serve will now go before the full City Council.
The bill revokes a cabbie's license in cases when they hit a pedestrian while breaking traffic rules.
61st Street and Woodside Ave. will be named "Walter McCaffrey Place" in honor of the late politician.
Local elected officials wants to require developers to get city approval to build near schools.
The board described the legislation as vague and unfair to taxi drivers.
The $4.5 billion development will get twice the public space under a newly approved plan.
TF Cornerstone agreed to add a public pre-K program to its West 57th Street development.
The new building would bring too many people to an area without amenities to serve them, locals said.
Upper East Side Councilman Ben Kallos introduced a controversial process to reform Community Board 8.
The "rainbow experiment" that burned students is too dangerous, a local official said.
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