A bill governing Times Square characters will be introduced Wednesday, City Councilman Andy King said.
The law will give the co-op a tax break as long as it continues offering below-market apartments.
City Councilwoman Margaret Chin wants to fight rat infestations by targeting garbage leaks.
Legislators want the DOE to consider eighth-graders' attendance and grades, not just test results.
The proposal comes in response to rent-regulated tenants being barred from building amenities.
Costa Constantinides' bill would mandate potholes be filled days after a complaint is made.
Margaret Chin's new bill targets buildings where counterfeit goods are stored.
The two year program will collect food waste around the city.
Poorly trained lab techs and unlogged DNA evidence prompted the reform, councilmembers said.
Legislation proposed by Christine Quinn would reduce restaurant health fines by about 15 percent.
The City Council will introduce 10 bills aimed at fixing problems the city faced after Hurricane Sandy.
The City Council voted Thursday to ban all motorized bikes and dirt bikes unless used for health reasons.
Councilwoman Margaret Chin's bill calls for new fines for vendors who park too close to fire hydrants.
But Mayor Bloomberg has promised to veto the bill that reduce fines for street venders.
Street vendors have been pressuring Quinn to reduce punitive vendor fines.
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