The Deputy Commissioner for Public Safety had a rare public “episode” (his term) where he answered a couple of pre-written questions from members of the public—but refused to answer a straightforward one from a reporter.
From food stamps to immigration court to parks access, millions of people locally could soon feel the brunt of Washington’s dysfunction.
At the Jefferson Street shelter, migrants were left to face the deluge while carrying what possessions they could, before the city eventually reversed course.
Parents, public officials and climate advocates all say the mayor and his team were ill-prepared for the effects of a storm that was on the radar days before.
More severe weather is bringing water into homes more frequently across the five boroughs. Here’s what to do if flooding damages your place.