Government of New York City
The government of New York City is organized under the New York City Charter and provides for a "strong" mayor-council system. The mayor is elected to a four-year term and is responsible for the admin...
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Big yellow taxi: a history of New York City's cabs – in pictures
The Nissan NV200, known as the Taxi of Tomorrow, officially became New York’s standard cab. The radical redesign means the city’s trademark cabs will be more of a minivan than a car – with more legroo...
Mayor of New York City
The mayor of the City of New York is head of the executive branch of New York City's government. The mayor's office administers all city services, public property, police and fire protection, most pub...
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New York City mayoral election, 2009
The 2009 election for Mayor of New York City took place on Tuesday, November 3. The incumbent Mayor, Michael Bloomberg, an independent who left the Republican Party in 2008, won reelection on the Repu...
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New York City Public Advocate
The office of Public Advocate for the City of New York is a citywide elected position in New York City, which is first in line to succeed the Mayor. The office serves as a direct link between the elec...
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New York City Council
The New York City Council is the lawmaking body of the City of New York. It has 51 members from 51 council districts throughout the five boroughs.The Council serves as a check against the mayor in a "...
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New York City Public Advocate election, 2009
The election of the New York City Public Advocate took place on Tuesday, November 3, 2009, along with elections for the Mayor, the City Comptroller, borough presidents, and members of the New York Cit...
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New York City Comptroller
The Office of Comptroller of New York City is the chief fiscal officer and chief auditing officer of the city. The comptroller is elected, citywide, to a four-year term and can hold office for three c...
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New York City Comptroller election, 2009
The 2009 election for New York City Comptroller was held on November 3, 2009 to coincide with the 2009 mayoral election to determine who would serve as New York City Comptroller. The Democratic and Re...
Borough President
A borough president (informally BP, or beep in slang) is an elective office in each of the five boroughs of New York City. Borough Presidents currently have little real power within the New York City ...
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New York City Courts
The New York City court system consists of the several city-wide and state courts. New York City courts have jurisdiction in the five counties that are coterminous with the five boroughs. Unlike the r...
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Characteristics of New York City mayoral elections
The elections of the Mayor of New York City involve a combination of factors that are not seen together elsewhere.New York City is the largest city in the United States, with a population (8,244,910 a...
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City University of New York
The City University of New York (CUNY; pron.: /ˈkjuːni/) is the public university system of New York City. It is the largest urban university in the United States, consisting of 24 institutions: 11 se...
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Commissioners in New York City
The government structure of New York City includes a number of Commissioners who head various government departments. These include:
Community Boards in New York City
The community boards of New York City are the appointed advisory groups from various districts throughout each of the five boroughs of New York City. Each board is composed of 50 volunteer members, ea...
Law enforcement in New York City
Law enforcement in New York City is carried out by numerous law enforcement agencies. New York City has the highest concentration of law enforcement agencies in the United States.As with the rest of t...
New York City mayoral elections
The Mayor of the City of New York is elected in early November every four years and takes office at the beginning of the following year. The city which elects the Mayor as its chief executive consists...
New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation
The New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation (HHC) operates the public hospitals and clinics in New York City. A public benefit corporation with $6.7 billion in annual revenues, HHC is the larg...
Big yellow taxi: a history of New York City's cabs – in pictures
The Nissan NV200, known as the Taxi of Tomorrow, officially became New York’s standard cab. The radical redesign means the city’s trademark cabs will be more of a minivan than a car – with more legroo...
Robert H. Morris (mayor)
Robert Hunter Morris (February 15, 1808 in New York – October 24, 1855 in New York) was an attorney and the 64th Mayor of New York City.
Morris attended Washington Seminary. He initially practiced...
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New York City Office of Emergency Management
The New York City Office of Emergency Management (OEM) was originally formed in 1996 as part of the Mayor's Office under Rudolph W. Giuliani. By a vote of city residents in 2001 it became an independe...
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Brooklyn Community Board 10
Brooklyn Community Board 10 is a local governmental body in the New York City borough of Brooklyn that encompasses the neighborhoods of Bay Ridge, Dyker Heights, and Fort Hamilton. It is delimited by...
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