Brigid Bergin appears in the following:
Thursday, December 24, 2015
In the wake of a WNYC report on problems with his rental subsidy program, the mayor is vowing to crack down on landlords who discriminate against the homeless.
Wednesday, December 23, 2015
The holiday season is bringing together one-time rivals.
Tuesday, December 22, 2015
The mayor will announce an executive order on Tuesday that will make the city's parental leave policy the most generous in the country alongside Austin and Pittsburgh.
Monday, December 21, 2015
An emotional ceremony honored Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu on Sunday, a year after a gunman fatally shot the two NYPD officers while they were sitting in their patrol car in Brooklyn.
Thursday, December 17, 2015
The mayor's new program 'Home-Stat' would boost services and assign case workers to the city's street homeless population.
Wednesday, December 16, 2015
HRA Commissioner Steven Banks met with reporters for more than hour Wednesday, but questions remain about how he'll tackle the city's homeless crisis.
Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Yesterday, the Los Angeles and New York City school systems faced terror threats. Their responses were different: LA closed all public schools, while NYC dismissed the threat as a hoax.
Tuesday, December 15, 2015
The nation's two largest school districts got the same threatening email. LA schools shut down. New York City didn't, with its mayor saying it would be a 'disservice' to cancel school.
Friday, December 11, 2015
A new report shows that since EMS merged with FDNY, the majority of calls to the fire department are now for medical emergencies, but response times remain a problem.
Thursday, December 10, 2015
The mayor stressed his commitment to reducing ambulance response times, one day after a WNYC report on how long people with a medical emergency have to wait.
Wednesday, December 09, 2015
Danny Cruz waited 12 minutes for an ambulance to respond to the asthma attack that killed him. Two decades after EMS became part of the Fire Department, the merger still needs work.
Thursday, November 26, 2015
A mother, 43, and son, 6, share their first experience with the big balloons up close.
Thursday, November 19, 2015
Mayor Bill de Blasio's favorability among white New Yorkers is at an all-time low, with only 28% approving of the Democratic mayor's performance.
Monday, November 16, 2015
While the investigation into the Paris attacks continues, the New York City Police Department deployed a new counterterrorism unit for its first tour of duty on Monday.
Friday, November 13, 2015
State arbitrator Howard Edelman says New York's finest are just that. But he could not justify the 17 percent raise they wanted.
Thursday, November 12, 2015
As New York State's Attorney General makes headlines, Eric Schneiderman's political future is more of a toss up.
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
The Progressive Agenda says it's refocusing its efforts — and it's unclear if the mayor will have a role going forward.
Monday, November 09, 2015
City officials say they're boosting the NYPD with training and equipment but officers are angry about their paychecks.
Tuesday, November 03, 2015
A draft of the agreement with the union representing the city's 24,000 NYPD officers is on par with the deals the city reached with other uniformed unions.
Friday, October 30, 2015
Many say the mayor miscalculated by waiting so long to endorse Hillary Clinton and are questioning the viability of the Progressive Agenda forum.