Commentary | Craig Gurian | NYC, Population, Urban Policy
March 21, 2013 — New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg was ecstatic last week, announcing that the city’s population had swollen to an all-time high of 8,336,697 as of mid-2012 Census Bureau...view
Original Reporting | Kevin C. Brown | Infrastructure, NYC, Transportation
Dec. 19, 2012 — Two weeks ago, Remapping Debate published a story detailing how a fully built-out version of the Second Avenue subway — one that can be built quickly and which would maximize...view
Original Reporting | Kevin C. Brown | Infrastructure, NYC, Transportation
Dec. 5, 2012 — “I wonder if you might advise me,” wrote a New York City resident to the director of public relations of the New York City Transit Authority in 1963, “whether, in your opinion, there...view
Kudos | Remapping Debate | Infrastructure, NYC
Nov. 1, 2012 — In a devastating article about the devastating storm, The New York Times’ David W. Chen and Mireya Navarro leave no doubt that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and New York City...view
Editorial Cartoons | | Banking, Corporate influence, NYC
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Leads | Remapping Debate | Civil rights, Education, Housing, NYC
May 16, 2012 — This past Sunday, The New York Times ran an in-depth piece called “Why Don’t We Have Any White Kids?” that explored the continuing phenomenon of racial segregation in New York City...view
Press Criticism | Craig Gurian | Legislation, NYC, Politics
Apr. 4, 2012 — In “Mayor Presumptive,” Rebecca Mead’s New Yorker profile of New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn, we learn that Quinn had lost 25 pounds in the period leading up to last year...view
Original Reporting | Abby Ferla, Craig Gurian | NYC, Role of government
Dec. 7, 2011 — Why doesn’t the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation have facility-by-facility information on operating costs, staffing, and utilization on its website or otherwise readily...view
Map & Data Resources | Craig Gurian | NYC
Nov. 16, 2011 — Recently, the New York City Independent Budget Office (“IBO”) put together a wealth of materials on staffing at New York City government agencies over the last 30 years. This...view
Leads | Remapping Debate | Housing, NYC, Politics
Jun. 29, 2011 — New York’s Governor Andrew Cuomo is already being referred to as a presidential contender in 2016, and is being touted as an “aggressive pragmatist” or “dynamic centrist.” Why won’t...view