Public Advocate Bill de Blasio won the Democratic mayoral primary Tuesday night, but it was unclear early Wednesday whether he would avoid a runoff election.
Columbia’s Manhattanville expansion—and the approval process that made it possible—is a point of contention in the competitive race for Manhattan borough president.
While the four candidates share similar policy positions, they outlined different areas of focus as well as a range of diverse experiences.
City Council member Robert Jackson is suing the city and Fairway Market after his wife was injured in a fall at the store’s Manhattanville location in 2010.
City Council member Robert Jackson advocated for more community involvement in local public schools at a public education forum on Monday at Teachers College.
Robert Jackson and Gale Brewer have taken the lead on new legislation, which they hope will strike a balance between maintaining a policy the police stand by and satiating public outcry against its perceived abuse.
Democratic District Leader Mark Levine—under attack from a fellow candidate for being a white Jew looking to represent a predominantly black and Hispanic community—declared his candidacy Sunday night.
The plan adopted Thursday could put in place many of the changes proposed in earlier draft maps, which have been met with strong opposition from local politicians and residents.
Members of Three Parks Independent Democrats and the Broadway Democrats spent most of their November meeting celebrating efforts made in the months leading up to the election.
Within the next few weeks, Ortega plans to declare his candidacy for the City Council’s 9th District seat, which is being vacated by Robert Jackson next year. First, he talked to Spectator about his priorities for the district.
Dec 10, 6:55pm
Barnard Student Government Association correspondent Emma Goss brings you the highlights from Monday night’s Barnard SGA representative council meeting. What They’ve Done: Dean Avis Hinkson, BC ’84 and TC ’87, spoke about increasing... Read More
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