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February 29, 2024 at 2:48 PM

Local Law 97’s ‘Mediated Resolution’ Clause Gives Too Much Leeway: Lawyers

Local Law 97’s ‘Mediated Resolution’ Clause Gives Too Much Leeway: Lawyers City on the Edge: Climate Change and New York City …
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February 27, 2024 at 1:23 PM

“It’s Going to Impact Me a Lot”: Scenes From Closing Day at a Bronx Benefits Center

“It’s Going to Impact Me a Lot”: Scenes From Closing Day at a Bronx Benefits Center In case you missed it Scenes Fr…
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February 26, 2024 at 1:38 PM

NYCHA’s Second ‘Trust’ Vote Poses Unique Challenge: Scattered Tenants

NYCHA’s Second ‘Trust’ Vote Poses Unique Challenge: Scattered Tenants NYCHA’s Second ‘Trust’ Vote Poses Unique Challenge: Scattered Tenant…
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February 20, 2024 at 1:49 PM

Legal Aid Sues Mayor Adams Over Inaction on Rental Voucher Reforms

Legal Aid Sues Mayor Adams Over Inaction on Rental Voucher Reforms In case you missed it Legal Aid Sues Mayor Adams…
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February 19, 2024 at 3:40 PM

Simmering State Rent Increase Proposals Have Tenant Groups On Guard

Simmering State Rent Increase Proposals Have Tenant Groups On Guard Simmering State Rent Increase Proposals Have Tenant Groups On Guard A…
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February 15, 2024 at 10:18 PM

New York to See Hotter Temps, More Rain, Flooding: Report

New York to See Hotter Temps, More Rain, Flooding: Report City on the Edge: Climate Change and New York City New Yo…
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February 13, 2024 at 1:57 PM

‘Profound Scarcity’: Apartments Available to NYC Renters Hit Historic Low Last Year

‘Profound Scarcity’: Apartments Available to NYC Renters Hit Historic Low Last Year In case you missed it ‘Profound…
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February 12, 2024 at 12:12 PM

Proposed State ‘Social Housing’ Authority Would Build Affordable Homes Outside the Private Market

Proposed State ‘Social Housing’ Authority Would Build Affordable Homes Outside the Private Market Proposed State ‘Social Housing’ Authorit…
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February 9, 2024 at 5:03 PM

NYC Public Schools Are Flooding. What Are We Doing About It?

NYC Public Schools Are Flooding. What Are We Doing About It? Reporter's Dispatch City Limits' journalists open their note…
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February 8, 2024 at 12:55 PM

New York Signs Multi-State Pledge to Boost Use of Climate-Friendly Heat Pumps in Homes

New York Signs Multi-State Pledge to Boost Use of Climate-Friendly Heat Pumps in Homes City on the Edge: Climate Change and New York City …
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February 6, 2024 at 2:00 PM

How Climate Change is Hitting NYC Public Schools

How Climate Change is Hitting NYC Public Schools In case you missed it How Climate Change is Hitting NYC Public Sch…
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February 5, 2024 at 2:08 PM

Hot Water Outages vs. Demolition Dust: NYCHA Residents Weigh Pros and Cons of Demo Plan

Hot Water Outages vs. Demolition Dust: NYCHA Residents Weigh Pros and Cons of Demo Plan Hot Water Outages vs. Demolition Dust: NYCHA Resid…
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January 30, 2024 at 3:00 PM

NYC Cash Aid Applicants Face Surge in Denials

NYC Cash Aid Applicants Face Surge in Denials In case you missed it ‘Why Are You Making It So Difficult’? NYC Cash …
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January 29, 2024 at 1:12 PM

City’s Affordable Housing Lotteries Face Changing Dynamics

City’s Affordable Housing Lotteries Face Changing Dynamics Community Preferences Curtailed: City’s Affordable Housing Lotteries Face Chang…
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January 25, 2024 at 1:21 PM

Lawmakers Plan to Reintroduce Deforestation Bill Vetoed Last Year

Lawmakers Plan to Reintroduce Deforestation Bill Vetoed Last Year View this email in your browser City on the Edge: Climate Change and New York City Lawmakers Plan to Reintroduce Deforestation Bill Vetoed Last Yea…
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January 23, 2024 at 1:56 PM

Mayor's Budget Touts Lower Cost Estimate For Sheltering New Immigrant Arrivals

Mayor's Budget Touts Lower Cost Estimate For Sheltering New Immigrant Arrivals In case you missed it Mayor Touts La…
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January 22, 2024 at 1:25 PM

Tenant Advocates Press to Expand Right to Counsel Statewide

Tenant Advocates Press to Expand Right to Counsel Statewide ‘Eviction is a Tragedy’: Tenant Advocates Press to Expand Right to Counsel Sta…
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January 18, 2024 at 3:00 PM

New York’s Fracking Ban Threatened by CO2 ‘Loophole,’ Environmentalists Say

New York’s Fracking Ban Threatened by CO2 ‘Loophole,’ Environmentalists Say View this email in your browser City on the Edge: Climate Change and New York City New York’s Fracking Ban Threatened by CO2 ‘Loophole,’ …
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January 16, 2024 at 1:31 PM

Plan to Spur New Housing Around Future Bronx Train Stations to Enter Public Review

Plan to Spur New Housing Around Future Bronx Train Stations to Enter Public Review In case you missed it Bronx Metr…
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January 15, 2024 at 2:22 PM

‘I Feel Defeated’: Shelter Deadlines for Immigrant Families Expire, as System Frays

‘I Feel Defeated’: Shelter Deadlines for Immigrant Families Expire, as System Frays ‘I Feel Defeated’: Shelter Deadlines for Immigrant Fam…
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January 11, 2024 at 1:14 PM

Environmentalists’ 2024 Albany Agenda? Making Polluters Pay

Environmentalists’ 2024 Albany Agenda? Making Polluters Pay View this email in your browser City on the Edge: Climate Change and New York City Environmentalists’ 2024 Albany Agenda? Making Polluters Pay As the …
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January 9, 2024 at 1:55 PM

Gov. Hochul to Target Source of Income Discrimination in Annual Address

Gov. Hochul to Target Source of Income Discrimination in Annual Address In case you missed it Gov. Hochul to Target…
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January 8, 2024 at 2:08 PM

City Hall Confirms Inaction on Council’s Rental Voucher Expansion

City Hall Confirms Inaction on Council’s Rental Voucher Expansion Adams Admin Confirms Inaction on Council’s Rental Voucher Expansion Des…
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January 5, 2024 at 3:54 PM

NYC’s Minimum Wage Jumps to $16 an Hour—But Not for Many Tipped Workers

NYC’s Minimum Wage Jumps to $16 an Hour—But Not for Many Tipped Workers In case you missed it NYC’s Minimum Wage Ju…
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January 2, 2024 at 3:43 PM

Where New York Stands on its Offshore Wind Goals

Where New York Stands on its Offshore Wind Goals Will New York Meet its Goals for Offshore Wind Power? New York has big plans to generate…
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December 31, 2023 at 3:00 PM

We only have a few hours left

City Limits Dear City Limits friends, There’s still time for one more good deed this year! We need your help to help us surpass our fundraising goal of $30,000 by midnight tonight and make this our most successful NewsMatch campaign. We’re…
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December 30, 2023 at 7:59 PM

Time is running out

City Limits Dear City Limits friends, I’ll get right to the point: our end-of-year fundraising campaign ends tomorrow, and we’re still $1,500 away from our fundraising goal. If you haven’t given to us yet in this campaign, we need you to j…
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December 27, 2023 at 4:30 PM

I’ll get straight to it: We need your help

City Limits Dear City Limits friends, Since 1976, City Limits has shed light on the issues impacting our most vulnerable communities, bringing the transparency and accountability that only a local investigative news platform can provide. F…
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December 26, 2023 at 3:03 PM

‘A Failure of Our Policies’: Vigil Honors New Yorkers Who Experienced Homelessness

‘A Failure of Our Policies’: Vigil Honors New Yorkers Who Experienced Homelessness ‘A Failure of Our Policies’: Vigil Honors New Yorkers W…
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December 21, 2023 at 1:42 PM

NYC Finalizes Building Emissions Rules

NYC Finalizes Building Emissions Rules View this email in your browser City on the Edge: Climate Change and New York City NYC Finalizes Rules for Landmark Building Emissions Law The final rules for Local Law 97…
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December 20, 2023 at 7:00 PM

Training the next generation of journalists

City Limits Dear City Limits friends, Throughout the holiday season, and throughout the year, we deliver local independent journalism to cover the issues vital to all New Yorkers, foster civic engagement, and amplify the voices of the unhe…
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December 19, 2023 at 8:14 PM

NYC Finalizes Rules for Landmark Building Emissions Law

NYC Finalizes Rules for Landmark Building Emissions Law In case you missed it NYC Finalizes Rules for Landmark Buil…
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December 19, 2023 at 3:00 PM

Quarterly Update for City Limits Readers

City Limits Dear City Limits Friends, We are excited to share highlights from the fourth quarter of 2023 with you, our valued readers. We look forward to bringing you more impactful, meaningful local journalism in the new year. In the meant…
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December 18, 2023 at 1:54 PM

East Bronx Plan to House Formerly-Incarcerated Inches Forward

East Bronx Plan to House Formerly-Incarcerated Inches Forward Plan to House Formerly-Incarcerated Inches Forward in the East Bronx A plan…
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December 14, 2023 at 1:20 PM

Legislators Urge Hochul to Nix Plan for Increased Fracked Gas to NYC

Legislators Urge Hochul to Nix Plan for Increased Fracked Gas to NYC View this email in your browser City on the Edge: Climate Change and New York City Legislators Urge Gov to Nix Plan for Increased Fracked Gas to…
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December 12, 2023 at 4:59 PM

NYCHA news you can trust

City Limits Dear City Limits friends, As we reach the end of 2023, we’re taking a moment to reflect on the stories we’ve published for City Within a City: Covering NYCHA, bridging the news and information gap in the largest pu…
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December 12, 2023 at 1:53 PM

Immigrant Families Weather First Weeks in Floyd Bennett Shelter

Immigrant Families Weather First Weeks in Floyd Bennett Shelter In case you missed it ‘It’s Not the Place, But Wher…
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December 11, 2023 at 2:09 PM

Tracking NYC’s Record-High Homeless Shelter Population

Tracking NYC’s Record-High Homeless Shelter Population Tracking NYC’s Record-High Homeless Shelter Population With additional city agenci…
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December 7, 2023 at 8:01 PM

Hochul May Gut Major Deforestation Bill, Advocates Say

Hochul May Gut Major Deforestation Bill, Advocates Say View this email in your browser City on the Edge: Climate Change and New York City Hochul May Gut Major Deforestation Bill, Advocates Say The Tropical Defo…
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December 5, 2023 at 5:37 PM

Why this matters

City Limits Dear City Limits friends, Jeanmarie Evelly here, Executive Editor at City Limits. I’m guessing, because you’re a City Limits reader, that you care about journalism like ours—in-depth coverage of affordable housing,…
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December 5, 2023 at 2:14 PM

Council Probes Safety Concerns for Older Adults at NYCHA

Council Probes Safety Concerns for Older Adults at NYCHA In case you missed it Broken Locks, Elevators: Council Pro…
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December 4, 2023 at 2:57 PM

Efforts to Block Gas Bans Are Growing Nationwide. Will it Work in New York?

Efforts to Block Gas Bans Are Growing Nationwide. Will it Work in New York? Efforts to Block Gas Bans Across the Nation Are Growing. Will …
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December 1, 2023 at 2:54 PM

Mayor’s Budget Cuts to Impact Legal Services, English Classes for City’s Immigrants

Mayor’s Budget Cuts to Impact Legal Services, English Classes for City’s Immigrants In case you missed it Mayor’s B…
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November 30, 2023 at 1:07 PM

Efforts to Block Gas Bans Across the Nation Are Growing. Will it Work in New York?

Efforts to Block Gas Bans Across the Nation Are Growing. Will it Work in New York? View this email in your browser City on the Edge: Climate Change and New York City Efforts to Block Gas Bans Across the Nation Are…
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November 28, 2023 at 1:01 PM

Double Your Donation this #GivingTuesday

City Limits Dear City Limits friends, You’re likely receiving a lot of emails like this one today, so we’ll keep it brief. It’s #GivingTuesday which is built on the idea of radical generosity following the shopping rush of Black Friday …
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November 28, 2023 at 12:46 PM

Legislation Will Set Affordable Housing Targets for NYC Neighborhoods

Legislation Will Set Affordable Housing Targets for NYC Neighborhoods In case you missed it Legislation Will Set Af…
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November 27, 2023 at 9:01 PM

Double Your Donation this #GivingTuesday

City Limits Dear City Limits friends, Tomorrow, November 28, is GivingTuesday, a global generosity movement, unleashing the power of people and organizations to transform their communities and the world. During challenging times, genero…
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November 27, 2023 at 2:51 PM

The Quest to Clean Up Coney Island Creek

The Quest to Clean Up Coney Island Creek The Quest to Clean Up Coney Island Creek While the last decade has seen cleanup efforts planned …
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November 21, 2023 at 2:10 PM

Mayor Won't Implement Full Voucher Expansion, Despite Council's Veto Override

Mayor Won't Implement Full Voucher Expansion, Despite Council's Veto Override In case you missed it Full Package of…
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November 21, 2023 at 2:02 PM

Join Us for Giving Tuesday - the Global Day of Giving on Nov 28

City Limits Dear City Limits friends, Next week, on November 28, people all around the world will join a global social movement to fuel more generosity in building a more just and equitable world. Will you be one of them? City Limits wi…