New York City Council
NYC Council Member Ritchie Torres was joined by NYC H2O advocates for clean water and Bronx resident, Norma Saunders, to announce the passage of water tank legislative reforms.
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Bill would make dealers responsible for recalled cars.
New York City Council members are hoping to protect buyers from purchasing defective used cars. The Committee on Consumer Affairs held a hearing Tuesday on new legislation. It would prohibit used-auto dealers from selling a recalled car without fixing it first.
Many young Central Americans sent from the border to NYC to join family
The New York City Council and two philanthropic foundations are setting aside $1.9 million to help unaccompanied immigrant children facing deportation.
The Council announced Tuesday that it is earmarking $1 million for legal representation and other services for the minors.