Two months after a so-called payroll glitch led to municipal employees getting two or three paychecks, mayor Andre Sayegh’s administration is still trying to recoup the funds.
Mayor Andre Sayegh and other officials broke ground on the long-awaited project to restore the historic Hinchliffe Stadium, one of the last remaining places where the legendary Negro leagues held baseball games in a racially segregated United States, on Wednesday morning.
After getting a notice to pause giving the Johnson & Johnson vaccine because of concerns over blood clots in small number of recipients, municipal officials cancelled all primary dose vaccinations at the International High School site on Tuesday morning.
An abandoned vehicle with a shredded tire was parked in front of Correita Restaurant on 21st Avenue.
Municipal officials agreed to pay $50,000 to settle a former court employee’s sexual harassment lawsuit.
Councilman Michael Jackson proposed to rename a section of 10th Avenue between East 26th and East 28th Street to “Jamaica Heroes Way” on Tuesday night, sparking a long discussion in the City Council.
Municipal officials agreed to pay $140,000 to settle three Muslim former Board of Adjustment members’ discrimination lawsuit against the city on Tuesday night.