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Staten Island Advance
$950K replacement of historic cedar roof on Stapleton pubic libraryLibrary (NYPL), dating back to 1907, is getting a fix, thanks to $950,000 in ci
$950K replacement of historic cedar roof on Stapleton pubic library
Staten Island Advance / Posted 18 hours ago
Library (NYPL), dating back to 1907, is getting a fix, thanks to $950,000 in city funding. Scaffolding is up for the Department of Design and Construction project to replace the existing roof on the original sides of the building, an NYPL... Read more
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Gawker
City Freezes Contracts with Volunteer Orthodox Security Force Implicated in NYPD Corruption Probeof the contracts were with the Department of Youth and Community Development an
City Freezes Contracts with Volunteer Orthodox Security Force Implicated in NYPD Corruption Probe
Gawker / Posted 12 days ago
of the contracts were with the Department of Youth and Community Development and one was for $197,208 with the city’s Department of Design and Construction for vehicles for the patrol force. It’s unclear whether the mayor ever dealt with... Read more
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New York Post
City freezes funds for civilian safety patrol linked to NYPD scandaland Community Development — between fiscal 2007 and 2014, records show. The co
City freezes funds for civilian safety patrol linked to NYPD scandal
New York Post / Posted 13 days ago
and Community Development — between fiscal 2007 and 2014, records show. The contracts included nearly $200,000 from the Department of Design and Construction to purchase vehicles over a five-year period ending in November 2014. City Hall... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
$48M sewer project starts; aim is South Shore flood reliefBoulevard and adjacent streets between Wiman and Winchester Avenues. About 100
$48M sewer project starts; aim is South Shore flood relief
Staten Island Advance / Posted 28 days ago
Boulevard and adjacent streets between Wiman and Winchester Avenues. About 100 feet of work will be done at a time, a Department of Design and Construction spokeswoman said. Typically, only one street is closed to traffic at a time for... Read more
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Arts Journal
Another Magazine Puts the Met Under the Microscope, Unfortunatelyright: “French-born” is accurate. “…Susan Sellers, who was hired by Campbell i
Another Magazine Puts the Met Under the Microscope, Unfortunately
Arts Journal / Posted 30 days ago
right: “French-born” is accurate. “…Susan Sellers, who was hired by Campbell in 2013 as the head of a newly reinvigorated department of design, described de Montebello’s Met as being “like a university,” a gaggle of somewhat disjointed faculties.”... Read more

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