NYSNA Announces “Healthcare Justice for All” Campaign to Demand Safe Staffing & Fair Funding as Part of New Contract at the Public Hospitals in New York City

New Campaign Comes on the Heels of Mayor de Blasio’s NYC Care Plan to Provide Access to Quality, Affordable Healthcare for 600,000 Uninsured New Yorkers   The New York State Nurses Association today kicked off a new “Healthcare Justice for All” campaign to demand safe staffing and fair funding as contract negotiations with New York City public hospitals begin…

MAYOR’S OFFICE OF MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCES RESULTS OF FIRST-EVER ECONOMIC IMPACT STUDY OF NYC NIGHTLIFE

New report finds New York City’s nightlife supports 299,000 jobs, $13.1 billion in employee compensation, and $35.1 billion in total economic output. There are more than 25,000 nightlife establishments contributing $697 million in local tax revenue. Nightlife related jobs and wages are growing faster than the rest of the city’s economy. Food service is the…

DECLARACIÓN DEL PRESIDENTE DE BOROUGH DIAZ RE: Acuerdo Entre East Bronx Metro-North y Amtrak

“Este reciente acuerdo entre Amtrak, Empire State Development y la Autoridad Metropolitana de Transporte (MTA) es increíblemente bienvenido, ya que permite que este proyecto de transporte masivo, tan esperado y universalmente apoyado, avance sin más demora. “La voluntad de Amtrak, de negociar con el MTA, hará que la expansión del ‘East Bronx Metro-North’ regrese al…