As Upper East Siders have complained about more dust and odors clogging the air lately, MTA officials said they are trying to control the problem.
A fight has been brewing at John Jay Park, pitting seniors who take yoga classes against those hoping to get outdoor exercise equipment geared to older adults.
DOT officials are starting to accept community input on where to put the city's new bike share stations, with more than 8,000 suggestions online so far.
Limiting the number of street vendors per block or requiring design guidelines for carts and trucks are among ideas being floated by CB 8 in tackling the growing number of street vendors.
After Community Board 8 voted to take away Nello's sidewalk cafe license, Nello Balan vowed to get it back for the Madison Avenue celeb magnet.
A proposal from Community Board 8's transportation committee requiring cyclists to be licensed was voted down during Wednesday’s full board meeting.
Upper East Side parents want a new middle school, but debate rages over whether it should be for gifted and talented children or general education.
Community Board 8's transportation committee passed a resolution Wednesday night urging city and state officials to require cyclists have some sort of licenses and registration.
Daniel Straus' plans to transform six brownstones and two townhouses he bought last year from the Whitney museum on Madison Avenue and East 74th Street have met community opposition.
The Upper East Side's Community Board 8 voted to approve protected bike lanes for First and Second avenues.
Residents on East 72nd Street are the latest neighborhood group to oppose plans for a newsstand on their block.
Community Board 8 worries that a Central Park Conservancy plan to straighten a park entrance could encourage cycling on its path.
Sotheby's auction house on the Upper East Side wants to run a youth farmers market on four days in September.
The elite girls' school wants to build a two-story connection between two of its buildings, despite neighbors' objections.
Fearing bright ads and congestion, they battle to block new kiosk on East 86th Street
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