School Lead Cleanup Vowed, But Little Testing Advice Offered

The education department acknowledged Wednesday that nearly 1,000 city classrooms in schools built before 1985 that serve students in pre-K and kindergarten have deteriorating lead paint that could potentially harm children, particularly those under 6.

School Lead Cleanup Vowed, But Little Testing Advice Offered

By Alex Zimmerman (thecity.nyc)

In their first communication to parents since revealing last week that nearly 900 city classrooms have peeling lead …

Redacted: The Racial Data The De Blasio Administration Doesn’t Want You To See

The lawsuit, filed in 2015, argues that the policy hinders integration of New York neighborhoods. The administration has defended the policy by noting local City Council members, in exchange for supporting affordable housing projects, often seek apartments for their constituents.

Redacted: The Racial Data The De Blasio Administration Doesn’t Want You To See

By Greg B. Smith (thecity.nyc)

The de Blasio administration is fighting to keep under wraps studies of its own data used to …