Apps related to the elections and political debate launched at this month’s tech meetup in New York, where the country’s chief technology officer, Todd Park, presented as well.
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.
As New York City prepares for local elections, see how the changes in ethnic communities are being mapped. Joseph Stiglitz, Nobel Laureate and author of the current bestseller “The Price of Inequality,” talks with host Rafael Pi Roman. Hear how the Arthur Ashe Institute is saving lives by in barber shops and salons. And a look at the Yankees.
New York is thinking about diverting garbage from out-of-state landfills and using it to generate electricity locally. The 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.