Partnership For New York City
Thursday, August 15, 2013
A big business group is putting its significant clout behind an effort to bring more bus rapid transit to New York's outer boroughs. Compared to 10 years ago, 24 percent more people who work in Brooklyn also live there, according to analysis by the Partnership for New York City. And they need transit.
Thursday, April 25, 2013
Mitch Rudin, Chief Executive Officer and President of US commercial operations at Brookfield Properties Corporation, and Kathryn Wylde, President and CEO of the Partnership for New York City, discuss the NYC Jobs Blueprint they've put forth, outlining their recommendations for economic growth for the next mayor.
Friday, April 13, 2012
By Ilya Marritz
This week, the Partnership for New York City, a prominent business group pulled its support for City Council Speaker Christine Quinn's living wage bill. The group and the speaker evidently didn't see eye-to-eye on granting the mayor latitude (known as an "executive waiver") to exempt some projects from the higher wage requirement.