City Meets Goal to Complete Phase 1 of Downtown Far Rockaway Reconstruction

Phase 2 of comprehensive rebuild of infrastructure underway and on schedule

The NYC Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), the NYC Department of Transportation (DOT), the NYC Economic Development Corporation (EDC), and the NYC Department of Design and Construction (DDC) announced today that Phase 1 of the $139 million infrastructure project to rebuild and revitalize Downtown Far Rockaway has been completed on schedule, 21 months after the kickoff of the project was […]

City Council Votes To Protect Independent Restaurants

Companies like "Grubhub" and "Doordash" imposed with fee limits, more legislation to follow

Last week legislation designed to financially protect small food-based businesses were passed in City Council. The first of these bills would extend the laws that already prohibit third-party delivery platforms from charging restaurants more than 15% per order for delivery and more than 5% per order for all other fees, pushing the end date of these caps until February 17, […]