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Upper East Side »

District 5 will take part in the participatory budgeting process for the first time this spring.

Upper East Side »

Councilman Ben Kallos wants to extend community board membership to older teens.

Chelsea »

Christine Quinn was a top choice for CEO of the struggling AIDS organization, sources said. 

Washington Heights »

Rodriguez will chair the transportation committe while Levine will lead the parks committee.

Upper East Side »

Kallos discussed his top priorites for the district with DNAinfo New York.

Upper West Side »

Rosenthal talked to DNAinfo New York about her top goals for the neighborhood. 

Mott Haven »

Melissa Mark-Viverito supporters say she has more than enough support to be City Council Speaker.

Washington Heights »

Backed by his family and supporters, Rodriguez is taking over an expanded council district.

Civic Center »

The City Council extended existing smoking bans to include electronic cigarettes.

Greenpoint »

Both the Bushwick rezoning and the Greenpoint Landing plan came with unexpected affordable housing.

Bushwick »

The rezoning plan was overwhelmingly approved Tuesday by the full City Council.

Greenpoint »

The controversial development at 77 Commercial St. was slated for a Thursday vote.

Hudson Square »

Sidewalks, parks and other outdoor spaces will be revamped as part of the project.

Midtown »

Mayor Bloomberg yanked the proposal after the City Council rejected it.  

Upper West Side »

The longtime Upper West Sider won 78 percent of votes.