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Bloomfield »

Councilman Steven Matteo's plan to create a BID in the West Shore was approved by the council.

Astoria »

Councilman Costa Constantinides says he wants to ensure the project is affordable for local residents.

Upper West Side »

Parents and officials have been fighting a planned 20-story nursing home set to go up next to P.S. 63.

Greenwich Village »

The city now has until the end of 2018 to decide whether NYU's Bleecker St. site should become a school.

Crown Heights »

Elected officials and tenants will hold a hearing Monday about the fate of the Astoria Cove Project.

Greenwich Village »

Parents want NYU to extend a year-end deadline for a new public school on Bleecker Street.

SoHo »

The developer of 19 E. Houston St. said it will limit retail to 10,000 square feet.

Washington Heights »

Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez will offer participatory budgeting for the first time this year.

Greenwich Village »

The DOE must commit to build a school on Bleecker Street by Dec. 31, or else NYU will retake the site.

Greenwich Village »

Claudette restaurant initially promised the Community Board they wouldn't have outdoor seating.

Melrose »

Councilwoman Maria del Carmen Arroyo backed a proposal by a nonprofit who hired her disgraced nephew.

Prospect Heights »

From BAM to the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, eight cultural groups are getting $22 million in city funds.

Civic Center »

Backers say there is no reason that job seekers' credit should be considered, with a few exceptions.

Times Square & Theater District »

A bill governing Times Square characters will be introduced Wednesday, City Councilman Andy King said.

East Harlem »

Mark-Viverito used Twitter to reveal she has a high-risk version of the sexually transmitted virus.