MetroFocus asked some of the foot soldiers of tourism what they wish tourists, and New Yorkers, understood about the city.
In the past decade, Pratt's partnership with the Myrtle Avenue Revitalization Project and its own Design Incubator has transformed the Clinton Hill neighborhood.VIDEO
The term "digital divide" is problematic, but New York City is focused on improving broadband access and digital literacy for low-income students and their families.VIDEO
"Drivers Wanted" at NYC Bike Share, as well as call center agents and more. The program expects to employ 150-200 New Yorkers by August.
Many say that reform strategies are particularly misunderstood and poorly executed in the city's largest, overcrowded public schools.