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Council Member Espinal Wants Mandatory Green Roofs on New Buildings

Council Member Espinal Wants Mandatory Green Roofs on New Buildings

The Council Member wants more eco-friendly infrastructure throughout NYC.

Plastic Straws, Bushwick Zoning and a Path into Politics: A Conversation with City Councilman Rafael

Plastic Straws, Bushwick Zoning and a Path into Politics: A Conversation with City Councilman Rafael

Before Espinal started thinking big about ways New York could be a leader in progressive politics. He was just the middle child of six, growing up in Cypress Hills, “off the J-train.”

Councilmen Espinal is Proposing Legislation to Ban Plastic Straws in Bushwick

Councilmen Espinal is Proposing Legislation to Ban Plastic Straws in Bushwick

The councilmen joins coalition to reduce plastic waste in NYC. Praised by environmental groups, the bill would be enforced by the city and includes a two year transition period for businesses.

What Bushwick Should Know About the Upcoming NYC Primary Elections

What Bushwick Should Know About the Upcoming NYC Primary Elections

Head out to the polls on September 12 to vote in New York's 2017 Primary Elections.

The Battle to Truly Legalize Dancing in New York Continues

The Battle to Truly Legalize Dancing in New York Continues

A new bill would create a task force to study NYC nightlife and recommend ways to modernize the system of licensing.

UPDATE: Be There: The Date is Set for a Bushwick Community Plan Summit

UPDATE: Be There: The Date is Set for a Bushwick Community Plan Summit

If you're a Bushwick resident, then please attend this meeting!

Help The City Help Bushwick: It's Time to Propose Participatory Budgeting Projects

Help The City Help Bushwick: It's Time to Propose Participatory Budgeting Projects

From now through September 30th, Bushwick residents can submit proposals for public projects—and If selected at neighborhood assemblies, the projects will be funded with city tax dollars!

Bushwick's Smallest Bookworms Get Their Very Own Celebration at Woodhull Hospital

Bushwick's Smallest Bookworms Get Their Very Own Celebration at Woodhull Hospital

City's First Readers is a new program designed to pool the efforts of major literacy organizations throughout New York to get kids reading.

Bushwick Council Member Rafael Espinal Talks Bernie Sanders with Bushwick Daily

Bushwick Council Member Rafael Espinal Talks Bernie Sanders with Bushwick Daily

New York City Council member Rafael Espinal's district stretches from Bushwick to Cypress Hills and encompasses a hotly debated part of the city in East New York which is slated for rezoning and redevelopment

Read Property Presents Rheingold Plan to Skeptical Audience at City Council

Read Property Presents Rheingold Plan to Skeptical Audience at City Council

Representatives of Read Property made their pitch for the 10-building Rheingold project during a City Council hearing at City Hall Tuesday morning

This Tuesday: City Council Public Hearing on Rheingold Development

This Tuesday: City Council Public Hearing on Rheingold Development

The City Planning Commission has approved the ULURP application for the new development on the former site of the Rheingold Brewery in northwest Bushwick, but the application process isn't over yet--it still needs to be approved by City Council

And the Winner of the Democratic Public Advocate Runoff Election is....

And the Winner of the Democratic Public Advocate Runoff Election is....

Letitia James, ladies and gentleman!

It's Primary Day! Do You Know Where Your Children Are Voting?

It's Primary Day! Do You Know Where Your Children Are Voting?

Antonio Reynoso on Bushwick's Creative Community and Arts Scene

Antonio Reynoso on Bushwick's Creative Community and Arts Scene

Antonio Reynoso, 30, is a Williamsburg native who's running in this fall's election for the 34th district seat on the New York City Council, a zone that includes Williamsburg, Bushwick and Ridgewood