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Participatory Budgeting Expands In City Council

Almost half of Queens’ councilmembers have signed on for participatory budgeting when next year’s budget rolls around, making them part of the 22 members that have joined the group participating in the new process, City Council […]

CM Vallone wins bet against CM Vacca over youth baseball game

The Whitestone Renegades’ 4-3 victory against Bronxchester on July 17 meant more than just another win. The Renegades also helped Councilman Paul Vallone enjoy authentic Italian pastries on Thursday courtesy of Councilman Jimmy Vacca of the Bronx, due to […]

City Council wants fed funds for Avonte

The City Council released its federal agenda this week and named securing funds for Avonte’s Law as one of its top priorities alongside education, housing and Superstorm Sandy recovery. In a 17-page request made to […]

Mark-Viverito, Vallone Announce Scholarship Restored

City Council Speaker Melissa Mark- Viverito and Councilmember Paul Vallone announced the reestablishment of the City Council CUNY Merit Based Scholarship. In the Fiscal Year 2015 (FY15) budget passed by the City Council on June […]