From the pre-WWI arts scene to the birth of the gay rights movement to the recent real estate boom, Greenwich Village has been an integral part of many moments in New York City’s history.
South Shore homeowners weigh the pros and costs of raising their homes in preparation for hurricane season.
An update on the political scandals, resignations and corruption charges in Albany and analysis of the New York City mayoral race now that former Congressman Anthony Weiner is running.
MetroFocus talks to Rosanne Haggerty about the Brownsville Partnership, a collaborative prevention and community development program in one of Brooklyn’s most underserved neighborhoods.
Rafael Pi Roman follows up on what happened and what needs to be done in the greater New York area with Wall Street Journal reporter Laura Kusisto. Kusisto discusses lessons the city and its landlords should have learned from Sandy.
This week on MetroFocus: Sandy’s long-lasting impact on Lower Manhattan’s infrastructure, new plans for the Port Authority bridges, and the lady of the O.K. Corral.
Martin Robins of the Alan Voorhees Transportation Center said the project is way overdue.
New York City thrives because of its proximity to the Atlantic Ocean, but last fall Superstorm Sandy tested the man-made infrastructure across all five boroughs and some parts of the region are still reeling from the damage.