Comptroller John Liu is urging the city to sever contracts with the company operating two controversial homeless shelters on West 95th Street, citing mismanagement of funds and unsafe conditions in the shelters.
The mayoral hopefuls unanimously agreed that they would increase city funding for arts education like music, drama, and visual arts classes in public schools. But most declined to give specifics.
Comptroller John Liu rejected a proposed $47 million contract for two controversial 95th Street homeless shelters on Wednesday. It's not clear whether the shelters will now be forced to close.
Public Advocate Bill de Blasio, Comptroller John Liu, City Council Speaker Christine Quinn, and former comptroller Bill Thompson took the stage in front of more than 1,000 people.
Apr 21, 1:11am
It’s late. You’re up. And 4/20 is officially over—let’s do this. A little bird tweeted: Clearly, my favorite HAIM sister is celebrating 4/20 Vvvvrrooommmmm vrrroommmm vrrrooommmmmmm — ESTE FUCKING HAIM (@jizziemcguire)... Read More
Apr 20, 3:49pm
This is the second in a two-part series on the NYC apartment struggle. In Part I, we brought you through the housing search and visiting the apartment. Part II will... Read More
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