Mayor Adams is seeking Albany’s approval. But why does he have to?
For decades, New York City mayors have been frustrated by Albany’s iron grip over the city’s affairs.
May 15, 2:01 PM
Albany to decide whether NYC school speed zone cameras get real teeth
“We need every tool available to us to save lives and fight the rise in reckless drivers," DOT Commissioner Ydanis Rodriguez said.
May 13, 6:23 PM
Jump in red-light violations in NYC renew push for local control of state traffic laws
Only a small fraction of NYC's streets have red-light cameras, which give tickets to speeders and prevent speeding.
Mar 5, 10:31 AM
City calls on Albany to let it make the roads safer, and to clear the way for buses
The city does not have control over two integral ways to reduce traffic crashes on streets across the five boroughs, and Mayor Adams wants to change that.
Feb 15, 4:57 PM
There's A New Push To Charge Drivers In Manhattan Below 60th Street
Advocates argue that NYC doesn't need Albany's permission to impose a toll on Manhattan drivers.
Updated: Jun 5, 2017 6:08 PM
Push To Lower NYC Speed Limit To 25 MPH Crashes Into Albany
Klein's new bill no longer has the lane limitations, and does not require Community Board approval to lower the speed limit by more than five miles an hour.
Updated: Jun 17, 2014 1:05 PM
All Hell Breaks Lose as 7.25% Increase is Passed
The Rent Guidelines Board approved 5-4 to raise rent-stabilized rents by
Updated: Mar 7, 2008 3:08 AM
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