A bill to increase service to every half-hour was approved by the city's Transportation Committee.
The City Council is looking for a way to approve the New York Wheel without Empire Outlets.
If elected, Gale Brewer will make enabling "smart growth" the center of her work as borough president.
A group of members wants to shift some of the next City Council speaker's power back to the council.
The two year program will collect food waste around the city.
Poorly trained lab techs and unlogged DNA evidence prompted the reform, councilmembers said.
Kallos beat Micah Kellner, whose campaign took a hit when sex harassment allegations surfaced in July.
Antonio Reynoso beat Vito Lopez and Stephen Levin kept his spot in office in Tuesday's primary.
Menchaca defeated incumbent Sara Gonzalez for the City Council seat in Red Hook and Sunset Park.
Chin retained her seat in a fight against challenger Jenifer Rajkumar, with a 17-point lead.
Also up for grabs was a seat that will be vacated by Councilman James Gennaro.
Noah Gotbaum said he would be a strong, independent voice in the City Council.
Jobs for New York is canvassing Fort Greene on behalf of City Council candidate Laurie Cumbo.
The Monday night debate often veered into attacks on each other's pasts.
Ben Kallos wants to publish all city contracts online and expand broadband service to low-income tenants.
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