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  • East RIver Ferry A Transportation Ferry Tale By David Dam | September 30, 2016

    From overcrowded roads and subway cars comes an expansion to New York City's multiple public transit options: the ferry. Construction is already underway, but how many problems can it alleviate?

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  • Rent Freeze Approved By Bianca Ulics | June 29, 2016

    After much anticipation, the decision on whether to freeze or increase rent has been made!

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  • The Economic Benefit of Public Parks By Zain Ul-Arifeen | June 06, 2016

    The environmental and social benefits of parks are well-known. Here we discuss the economic benefits of recreational parks, in the context of the City's "Parks without Borders" initiative.

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  • Explaining the Lack of Apartments for Sale in Manhattan By Nikko Espina | March 17, 2016

    As real estate firms gather new sales data for Q1 2016, we review what caused Manhattan’s dry spell of for-sale apartments through the closing market of 2015.

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  • A Greener Future A Greener Future: OneNYC By Samantha Martinez | April 30, 2015

    Mayor Bill de Blasio’s recently announced his OneNYC plan, but what does this mean for NYC? How will this green movement affect our city's future?

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  • Industry City The Illustrious Industry City By Samantha Martinez | March 13, 2015

    Industry City has been getting a lot of attention lately, with rumors of hotels, rezoning and an epic $115 million in extra funding - find out what is really going on.

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  • Alicia Glen Strikes Delicate Balance as Deputy Mayor By Samantha Brown | June 20, 2014

    As the city’s new deputy mayor for housing and economic development, Alicia Glen certainly has her work cut out for her.

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  • De Blasio to Announce Plans for Midtown East Rezoning By Kamini Ramdeen | June 17, 2014

    Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced the timeline for rezoning in Midtown East. The bulk of the rezoning will begin in 2015 and continue on into 2016.

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  • Study Finds “Seaport City” Feasible By Kamini Ramdeen | May 27, 2014

    A new study was recently released that analyzes the feasibility of former mayor Michael Bloomberg’s resiliency plan—post Superstorm Sandy. The area that was researched was named “Seaport City” by Bloomberg and sits on the eastern side of Lower Manhattan.

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  • Film Industry Racks Focus From CA To NY By Jonathan Tuason | May 12, 2014

    “You can’t fake New York.

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