Bloomberg By The Numbers
Thursday, April 14, 2011
Mayor Michael Bloomberg's pledge to bring professional private sector management, innovation and accountability to government, all for just a dollar a year, was a deal New Yorker's could not pass up. Now in his 10th year in office, WNYC news is examining Bloomberg's promises in a series of stories looking at how well the technical transformation of city services has proceeded.
Wednesday, April 13, 2011
By Lisa Chow
The 311 call center fields all manner of calls as New York City's non-emergency lien and veritable citizen help desk with inquiries that vary widely — depending on factors such as time of day and the weather — and with the goal of answered 80 percent of questions within 30 seconds.
Wednesday, April 06, 2011
By Bob Hennelly
Nearly a decade the September 11 attack, much-needed rehab the city's 911 emergency call system rehab is several hundreds of millions of dollars more expensive than originally projected and years behind schedule.
Thursday, March 24, 2011
By Beth Fertig
The Bloomberg administration launched a new computer system for the city schools three years ago, but the $80 million system hasn't yet achieved its full potential — even at schools that use it heavily.