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Councilmembers push for female Rikers detainees to be moved to The Tombs

BY DASHIELL ALLEN | Two concerned councilmembers are calling on the city to move female detainees currently held at a jail facility on Rikers Island…

Charges to be dropped against ‘Chinatown 10’ arrested for blocking ‘megajail’ project

BY DASHIELL ALLEN | Chinatown community members and advocates gathered outside the Municipal Building on Monday morning before heading to their court appearance — but…

Two Bridges towers foes fight to stop buildings’ foundation work before 421a program ends in June

BY DASHIELL ALLEN | Just 24 hours after construction began on Chinatown’s future “megajail,” community groups and elected officials rallied together at 7 a.m. once…

Protesters decry Chinatown ‘megajail’ as Adams goes all in on disruptive project he vowed to oppose

BY DASHIELL ALLEN | Armed with posters, megaphones and boxes of Dunkin doughnuts in hand, community members from across Lower Manhattan gathered at the break…

Downtown councilmembers champion participatory budgeting: Voting is this week

BY DASHIELL ALLEN | It’s the closest New York City gets to direct Democracy. All residents of Downtown Councilmembers Erik Bottcher and Christopher Marte’s districts…

Christopher Marte backs Vittoria Fariello for state Senate

BY DASHIELL ALLEN | Praising her “commitment to the urgent needs of her future constituents,” Councilmember Christopher Marte endorsed Democratic District Leader Vittoria Fariello for…

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