Sophia Chang is a reporter at Gothamist.
Sophia Chang appears in the following:
Monday, August 28, 2023
Hear about the new restaurant trash disposal guidelines and their deadlines, plus other sanitation-related news.
Friday, August 04, 2023
The population of stray dogs in the city's animal shelters has dramatically increased, stressing out both animals and staff in increasingly crowded, smelly and noisy facilities.
Sunday, June 25, 2023
We hear about weekend getaways and day trips in the region that are all accessible by public transportation.
Wednesday, June 07, 2023
The city is supposed to hold landlords accountable for problems with the housing they rent. What happens when landlords don’t fix problems and city agencies say their hands are tied?
Wednesday, May 10, 2023
Residents in the East New York neighborhood nicknamed "The Hole" have for decades asked city officials to upgrade the area's infrastructure.
Tuesday, March 28, 2023
Park experts say desire paths, unsanctioned routes trod by exploring New Yorkers, are harming vegetation and worsening erosion.
Tuesday, February 14, 2023
Even as Mayor Eric Adams tries to clean up the city, illegal dumping persists -- especially in lower income neighborhoods. WNYC reporter Sophia Chang reports.
Wednesday, October 12, 2022
Six new students at Hunter – three from Russia and three from Ukraine – fled the war between their countries.
Saturday, September 17, 2022
The topic of ultra-Orthodox Jewish yeshivas took center stage in Albany this week.
Wednesday, July 27, 2022
Studies show basalt rock dust can capture carbon while also increasing crop yields. So an urban gardener is experimenting with it in Brooklyn.
Friday, July 01, 2022
"I just want to do better for myself. I want to get a job and move forward with life. You know?"
Wednesday, June 22, 2022
No appointments for the pediatric shots, which carry a smaller dosage than the adult version, had emerged on the NYC Vaccine Finder website as of Tuesday afternoon.
Tuesday, June 14, 2022
New details emerge on a $1.3-million pilot program that hopes to end the practice of dumping garbage and recycling bags onto sidewalks.
Wednesday, September 08, 2021
The latest on NYC's back-to-school plans.
Wednesday, September 01, 2021
New York City public school students return to the classroom in less than two weeks.
Friday, August 06, 2021
New York City will soon require vaccination before people can partake in activities like indoor dining. But cybersecurity experts are worried about the city’s new vaccine passport.
Sunday, May 30, 2021
The city can move forward with plans for a homeless shelter near Billionaires' Row.
Tuesday, May 18, 2021
The city has landmarked an Episcopal church in Washington Heights and the Fifth Avenue building that housed the NAACP’s early national headquarters.
Thursday, May 06, 2021
Gothamist reporter Sophia Chang joins to give updates on school re-openings across the city and take calls.
Tuesday, April 13, 2021
The program will seek to address some of the academic and emotional toll from more than a year of pandemic-wrought school upheaval, school officials said.