Opinion

Feeling like this all too much? You’re not alone

A recent assassination attempt on Trump highlights the chaotic state of U.S. politics. Amidst national turmoil, focus on local community and personal connections remains vital.

Community Board 8 didn’t give City of Yes a fair hearing

To the editor: Some public hearings have pre-determined outcomes. I sat through two hearings on housing with Community Board 8’s Special Committee on the City of Yes. In both …

City of Yes is bad for the outer boroughs

To the editor: On July 10, I along with hundreds of New Yorkers testified at the marathon city planning commission public hearing on City of Yes for Housing Opportunity. There were few surprises …

New Riverdale Avenue traffic lights were not well planned

To the editor: I grew up in Riverdale and still live in the neighborhood on West 235th Street. The crossing of Riverdale Avenue at West 235th Street has always been a problem due to no …

Happy 60th birthday to public transportation in the Bronx

To the editor: July 2024 marks the 60th anniversary of federal government support for public transportation.   The success of public transportation can be traced back to one of the …