Posts Tagged ‘Battery Park City Authority’

Neighborhood Chatter: Bus Strike, Canal Street Building Collapse, Little League in Limbo

Written by NY Press on . Posted in News Our Town Downtown, Our Town Downtown

Baseball3(as) Bus Strike Hits Parents of the 152,000 New York City children who rely on school buses to get them to classes every day braced for the bus driver strike last week. The city is paying for MetroCards and reimbursing parents’ auto expenses for taking their kids to school and picking them up, and attendance was [&hellip
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Campaign Roundup

Written by Chris Bragg on . Posted in Politics

2013 Mayoral Race A major developer who gave campaign contributions to Bill Thompson also benefitted greatly from Thompson’s stint chairing the Battery Park City Authority. Thompson was the only one of the major mayoral candidates who was not signed onto an op-ed backing the prevailing wage bill. U.S. Senate Mayor Ed Koch said that Bob [&hellip
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