Monday, August 21, 2017
Details released about Vallone petitions
Forgery - Garden Variety and the Real Deal - Part 1 by Paul Graziano on Scribd WOW, and this is only part 1! Good times.
Lobbyists basically run City Hall
From Politico : As Mayor Bill de Blasio’s staff first learned to navigate the city’s vast bureaucracy, they sought regular help from an ea...
Bureaucracy keeps small business in the dark
From CBS : Anil Argawal, wiping away tears, explains the frustration of sitting in his dark Kew Gardens, Queens, grocery store, with no e...
Sunday, August 20, 2017
A crap above, Ridgewood edition
Here we are at 1874 Hart Street , which is on a nice, quiet, rowhouse-lined block in Ridgewood. What we have here is a horrendous vertical ...
So is there one DOT crew that installs these and another that comes and takes the plastic off? Or did someone just do a half-assed job, whi...
Saturday, August 19, 2017
Worker dies at Manhattan building project site
From the Daily News : A 22-year-old construction worker from Yonkers died after falling 20 feet down an elevator shaft while working on a...
What killed the Flushing Creek fish?
From the Queens Tribune : With reports last week of “thousands of dead fish” floating in Flushing Creek, the city’s Department of Environm...
Development along coast is questioned
From DNA Info : Critics of the city's plan to build a school, offices and 1,000 apartments on the Long Island City waterfront called i...
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