Construction of new gas pipelines along Flatbush Avenue, the Gateway National Recreation Area and Rockaways involve different government overseers, National Grid and the Oklahoma-based Williams Companies.
A Bloomberg administration plan pits concerns about city spending and carbon emissions against fears of environmental injustice.
The executive director and director of operations of New York's Animal Care & Control resigned last week as the city's shelter system faces criticism and a key court fight.
Officials want to raise the bar, but also outsource some of the work.
A new series on local solutions to poverty began with a look at education strategies.VIDEO