New York City Council, Mayor Gear Up for Battle Over Budget Plan
- NYC compromise. Truini, Joe // Waste News;6/24/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p1
Reports the agreement between New York Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and the City Council on the city budget for 2003. Compromise over the suspension of the recycling program; Statement of Bloomberg; Amount expected to be gained by the city from the suspension.
- SIX BILLION SHORT. Kolbert, Elizabeth // New Yorker;1/13/2003, Vol. 78 Issue 42, p33
Focuses on the budget crisis faced by the New York City government. Amount of budget gap; Decline of tax revenues; Challenges faced by Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
- Conditional surrender. Townsend, Alair // Crain's New York Business;6/17/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 24, p9
Comments on the authority given to New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg to control the public school systems. Stability of budget for the schools; Need for balance among public safety, bridge repair, library hours, park cleanliness, fire response, garbage collection and public education;...
- New York's new mayor shifts arts priorities. Halperin, Julia // Art Newspaper;Jun2014, Vol. 23 Issue 258, p6
The article discusses the arts agenda of New York City mayor Bill de Blasio. The author comments that as opposed to his predecessor, Michael Bloomberg, who favored high-profile and costly arts projects, de Blasio's administration is more likely to focus on grassroots and community outreach...
- Alternate budget plan saves, cuts and restores funds for people in need. Browne, J. Zambga // New York Amsterdam News;5/27/95, Vol. 86 Issue 21, p5
Reports on New York City council members' development of an alternative plan to the proposed budget cuts in services made by the Giuliani administration. Differences between the council members' plan and Mayor Rudolph Giuliani's proposal; Comment from council member Guillermo Linares.
- NYC Slashes Recycling. D.J. // Waste Age;Aug2002, Vol. 33 Issue 8, p12
Reports the decision of City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and the city council on suspending the recycling program in New York City. Examination on the efficiency of the recycling program; Saving cost of the proposed recycling plan; Importance of the suspension on offsetting the budget deficit of...
- Politics halt NYC's plan. Johnson, Jim // Waste News;6/20/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p4
The article reports that New York leaders are playing a very public game of political chess as they haggle over how best to deal with the city's massive solid waste stream for the next 20 years. Mayor Michael Bloomberg and members of City Council are locked in a battle over which direction to...
- Micro-Tunneling Makes Way For New City Hall Fuel Cell Rides in on Fuel Cells for DG Base Load Headline Two Lines. Joyce, Erin // ENR: Engineering News-Record;7/15/2013, Vol. 271 Issue 2, p12
The article discusses the city government in New York, New York (NYC) and its decision to begin running base-load operations from a Bloom Energy-manufactured specially equipped fuel cell (Bloom box) which sits next to the City Hall building in NYC as of July 2013. A green initiative by NYC Mayor...
- Bloomberg could lose, even if he wins. Engquist, Erik // Crain's New York Business;10/20/2008, Vol. 24 Issue 42, p1
The article reports that Mayor of New York, Michael Bloomberg, announced his plans of changing the term-limits law and run for re-election, without speaking to the city Council members. This decision might tarnish his legacy as the opposition might convince the undecided votes against the bill....