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.
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.
Mayor Andre Sayegh and police brass outlined a new crime fighting strategy on Monday morning that involves increasing patrols in high crime areas and reinstating foot patrols ahead of the summer.