Weekly News Roundup – September 10, 2021

September 10th, 2021

Coalition calls on city to back 600,000 s/f Upper East Side life science campus plan - Real Estate Weekly

New York and New Jersey Residents to Receive Federal Aid After Storm - NY Times

De Blasio says evacuations, travel bans will be future storm ‘norm’ as NYC reels from lack of Ida prep - Daily News

COVID makes school lunch complicated in NYC - Chalkbeat

No NYC Subway Riders Got Fined for Defying Mask Mandate in August - The City

In NYC after Ida, Biden calls climate ‘everybody’s crisis’ - AP

New mask rules in place for state-owned buildings - Spectrum

After Voter Input, State Senate Set to Hear from Election Administrators and Reform Groups - Gotham Gazette

800,000 New Yorkers Just Lost Federal Unemployment Benefits - NY Times

Lower-income communities showed less engagement with ranked-choice voting in NYC primary - Politico

Citi Bike set single-day record after Hurricane Ida closed subways - NY Post

How the N.Y.P.D. Is Using Post-9/11 Tools on Everyday New Yorkers - NY Times

NYC Enforcement Against Street Vendors Picks Up Again After Pandemic Lull - City Limits

Councilmember Wants to Make ‘Open Culture’ Program, Which Stages Art Shows on NYC Streets, Permanent - City Limits

New 23-Story Building Coming To Upper East Side, Plans Show - Patch

Upper East Siders File Dozens Of Damage Complaints After Storm - Patch

NYC mandates vaccines for child care, after-school workers - Politico

Brooklyn Community Mourns Michael K. Williams: ‘He Never Stayed Away’ - NYTimes

What will it take for Amazon workers to unionize? - City & State

Flood Damage From Ida? Your Homeowner’s Policy Probably Won’t Cover That. - NYTimes

DOC pushes improvement plan as Rikers gets worse - City & State

Five things to watch on redistricting in the coming days - City & State

It’s Never Too Late to Ditch the City and Run a Farm - NYTimes

Outdoor Dining Program Survives Upper East Siders' Scrutiny - Patch

Hochul, de Blasio, Schumer vow cooperation, press for infrastructure funding in wake of storm - Politico

Hochul’s first bill suspends state’s Open Meetings Law - Politico

Here’s what transit service looks like in New York after Ida’s damaging floods. - NYTimes

New York Extends Eviction Moratorium to 2022 - NYtimes

The Storm Warnings Were Dire. Why Couldn’t the City Be Protected? - NYTimes

Trapped in Basements and Cars, They Lost Their Lives in Savage Storm - NYTimes

Republicans in six states rush to mimic Texas anti-abortion law - The Guardian

You Can Now Carry A Handgun In Texas Without A License, Training Or Background Check - NPR

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