Lifestyle
 

Councilmembers demand transparency into Adams' mental health budget

CrainsNewYork.com (Media & Entertainment) 5/13 11:37A Amanda D Ambrosio
City Councilmembers pressed top health officials about Mayor Eric Adams’ executive budget Monday , demanding transparency into how much the city spends on treatment for people with severe mental illnesses as it prepares to negotiate next year’s...

Council members demand transparency into Adams' mental health budget

CrainsNewYork.com (Arts) 5/13 11:37A Amanda D Ambrosio
City Councilmembers pressed top health officials about Mayor Eric Adams’ executive budget Monday , demanding transparency into how much the city spends on treatment for people with severe mental illnesses as it prepares to negotiate next year’s...

City falls well short of mandates on bus, bike lanes

CrainsNewYork.com (Arts) 5/9 1:03A Caroline Spivack
The city’s Department of Transportation is failing miserably to hit annual mileage targets for bus and bike lanes, and elected officials are squabbling over who is to blame. Transit officials were supposed to build 80 miles of bike lanes and 50...

At a Glance: May 3

CrainsNewYork.com (Hospitality and Tourism) 5/3 12:33A Amanda D Ambrosio
SCHOOL HEALTH: The city Health Department awarded a $112,500 contract to Jamaica Hospital Medical Center to operate a school-based health center, according to a notice filed in the City Record on Thursday. The hospital will operate a school...

Only 12% of New York hospitals get top marks for patient safety: Leapfrog

CrainsNewYork.com (Media & Entertainment) 5/1 12:33A Amanda D Ambrosio
Just 12% of hospitals in New York received high grades for how well they prevented infections, injuries and medical errors, a new report shows. Seventeen hospitals statewide earned an A for patient safety, most of which were located in the New...

New York City airports are no longer the worst in the U.S.

CrainsNewYork.com (Media & Entertainment) 4/15 1:03A Lebawit Lily Girma, Bloomberg
Dilapidated walls, crowded gate areas, slow moving security lanes, dingy concourses, cramped hallways and terrible traffic getting in and out — not to mention rats crawling up chairs onto unsuspecting, sleeping passengers. It wasn’t long ago that...

LIRR elevates permanent leader who is setting sights on smoother transfers

CrainsNewYork.com (Hospitality and Tourism) 4/11 10:02A Caroline Spivack
Smoother transfers at Jamaica station and procuring new, modern trains to improve service on the Long Island Rail Road are key priorities for LIRR president Robert Free, who as of Thursday afternoon has dropped “acting” from his title and took...

LIRR elevates permanent leader who is setting sights on smoother transfers

CrainsNewYork.com (Media & Entertainment) 4/11 10:02A Caroline Spivack
Smoother transfers at Jamaica station and procuring new, modern trains to improve service on the Long Island Rail Road are key priorities for LIRR president Robert Free, who as of Thursday afternoon has dropped “acting” from his title and took...

Bloomberg housing policy faces harsh reassessment as shortage worsens

CrainsNewYork.com (Media & Entertainment) 4/8 12:48A Nick Garber
Mayor Eric Adams rarely speaks ill of Michael Bloomberg, the former mayor with whom he enjoys a warm relationship . But a top Adams official delivered a barely concealed rebuke recently to one of Bloomberg’s most consequential legacies: changing...

The New York City restaurants where politicians call themselves regulars

CrainsNewYork.com (Arts) 3/21 8:55A Jack Grieve
Mayor Eric Adams' go-to New York restaurant is a Black-owned vegan spot where he orders curry chickpeas and candied yams. New York City Comptroller Brad Lander frequents a hot new Indian opening in Park Slope. And Manhattan Borough President Mark...
Don't miss any news from:
Jamaica BubbleLife!
Share with thousands of local readers!

Send to a Friend

    Cancel