New York's dramatic reduction in crime is one of the defining achievements of the last 20 years, a success that underpins so much of our city. But we need to work to build bridges of trust and respect into every neighborhood.
City Hall refuses to release a report on the effectiveness of New York's revamped emergency response system. The firefighters union says the city is cooking the books when it comes to calculating response time.
Christine Quinn, whose district includes St. Vincent's, and Scott Stringer have done nothing to try to fill the gap formed by the closing of St. Vincent's Hospital in the West Village. The residents of lower Manhattan want a hospital.