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New York City Council passes bird-safe glass bill

New York City Council passes bird-safe glass bill
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Since the end of the last Ice Age, birds have migrated between the Arctic tundra and the Caribbean along the Atlantic Flyway, a migration route that passes over New York City. Drawn by an evening glow, the birds often fly into the city by night, drop into green spaces to forage, and leave the city […]


2019 charter commission concludes initial public hearings

2019 charter commission concludes initial public hearings
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The 2019 Charter Revision Commission, its members appointed by the City Council, concludes its initial round of public hearings in Manhattan.


New Plan to Count Food Trucks Makes Street Vendors Fear for Livelihood

New Plan to Count Food Trucks Makes Street Vendors Fear for Livelihood
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Proposed street vendor legislation would count the number of trucks versus carts, says City Councilwoman Gale Brewer.