A Request for Proposals (RFP) will soon be issued for the 10-year, $1.7 billion project to rehabilitate the crumbling, 62-year-old Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (BQE) triple cantilever underpinning th … Full Article
The slim, swift blades of wind turbines are one step closer to New York waters.
The federal government has designated an offshore area less than 20 miles southeast of Brooklyn to lease to companies operating the turbines. … Full Article
Councilmember Vincent Gentile praised Mayor Bill de Blasio’s selection of a vendor to operate the city’s much anticipated expanded ferry service and said the choice sets the stage for a new era of transportation in New York. … Full Article
New York City will re-establish a domestic violence program in homeless shelters as part of broader efforts to upgrade security at the facilities, where family incidents are the most common form of violence, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday. … Full Article
FLORIDA — Demonstrators Line Streets: Berta Sandes, 38, of Miami, an undocumented immigrant from Nicaragua, holds a sign which translates to "Trump Equals Hate" during a protest against Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump outside of the Trump National Doral … Full Article
In the wake of the shocking assault and robbery of an elderly woman in the vestibule of her Park Slope building, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams paid a visit to a local senior citizen center to offer tips on how to stay safe. … Full Article