The proposal comes in response to rent-regulated tenants being barred from building amenities.
District 5 will take part in the participatory budgeting process for the first time this spring.
Councilman Ben Kallos wants to extend community board membership to older teens.
Christine Quinn was a top choice for CEO of the struggling AIDS organization, sources said.
Rodriguez will chair the transportation committe while Levine will lead the parks committee.
Kallos discussed his top priorites for the district with DNAinfo New York.
Rosenthal talked to DNAinfo New York about her top goals for the neighborhood.
Melissa Mark-Viverito supporters say she has more than enough support to be City Council Speaker.
Backed by his family and supporters, Rodriguez is taking over an expanded council district.
The City Council extended existing smoking bans to include electronic cigarettes.
Both the Bushwick rezoning and the Greenpoint Landing plan came with unexpected affordable housing.
The rezoning plan was overwhelmingly approved Tuesday by the full City Council.
The controversial development at 77 Commercial St. was slated for a Thursday vote.
Sidewalks, parks and other outdoor spaces will be revamped as part of the project.
Mayor Bloomberg yanked the proposal after the City Council rejected it.
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