June 14, 2019 – Weekly News Roundup

June 14th, 2019

De Blasio and City Council reach agreement on $92.8 billion budget - City & State

Mayor, City Council reach $92.8B budget deal - Crain's

Rezonings Carry Opportunities and Risks for Low-Income Seniors - City Limits

City Fills Second Ave Bike Lane Gap Near Queensboro Bridge - Patch

Architectural artifacts from two demolished 1909 Upper East Side mansions will be for sale - 6SqFt

"The French Renaissance-style mirror-image limestone mansions at 107 and 109 East 79th Street were originally built in 1909 for Edith T. Martin and Alice Martin McCoon.

May 31, 2019 – Weekly News Roundup

June 7th, 2019

Commercial waste bill's debut next week has businesses worried - Crain's New York Business
https://www.crainsnewyork.com/politics/commercial-waste-bills-debut-next-week-has-businesses-worried"Legislation appears to be headed to the City Council that would introduce radical changes to the industry—and upend the carefully laid plans of the Department of Sanitation [...] sanitation committee Chairman Antonio Reynoso will introduce a bill next week to create an exclusive system, in which a single carter would be responsible for each zone.

May 24, 2019 – Weekly News Roundup

May 24th, 2019

New York rent reforms could wind up in omnibus bill bundled with charter school cap and legal weed - Daily News

Advocates Push Charter Commission for Bolder Action on Land Use - City Limits

LPC Releases Guidelines for Storefront Design in Historic Districts - CityLand

NYCHA taps development team to perform $350M renovations, takeover managing properties - The Real Deal

"Deputy Mayor Vicki Been announced that NYCHA tapped Arker Companies, Omni Development, Dabar Development Partners and Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corp.

Census 2020 Positions

May 21st, 2019

Census 2020 Positions

Eligibility: Must Reside in one of the following counties: Bronx, New York, Queens, or Richmond

Administrative Specialist
Application Deadline: 11:59p.m. Friday, June 28th

For applicants to preview the questions, they must click on the “How Apply” link on the right side of the job announcement and scroll to the  bottom and click on the "click here" link.