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Brooklyn Heights »

The controversial deal allows a luxury condo tower and a new library to be built at the site.

Bed-Stuy »

Another borough board voted down the city's proposals Tuesday with a list of recommendations.

Hunts Point »

Arroyo recently announced that she would resign from her council seat due to "pressing family needs."

Hunts Point »

Arroyo referred to "pressing family needs" when explaining her decision to step down.

St. George »

The changes to the application passed unanimously through the City Council on Thursday.

West Village »

The City Council approved the Landmarks Preservation Commission's vote to protect Stonewall Inn.

Murray Hill »

The City Council voted unanimously to approve three bills aimed at stemming the flow of K2.

Greenwich Village »

A DNAinfo article complicated an already contentious affordable housing fight.

Times Square & Theater District »

Commissioner Bill Bratton asked the City Council to overhaul the regulations that govern vendors.

Civic Center »

The process to landmark historic places not only shuns the outer boroughs, but takes too long, they say.

Midtown »

The mayor promised to eliminate horse carriages on his first day in office but has been unable to do so.

St. George »

The vote for the expansion was approved 41 to 1 at Friday's council meeting.

Long Island City »

Two dead-end blocks, both named Court Square, will be renamed Court Square East and Court Square West.

Bed-Stuy »

Business tenants facing harassment could be awarded a month's rent or $1,000, along with other fees.

Financial District »

Several councilmembers, including Margaret Chin, Helen Rosenthal and Carlos Menchacha, support the ban.