The New York State Department of Health and the Governor's Office have just released Interim Guidelines for construction activities and the industry during COVID-19. We are currently breaking them down in more detail and will be sending out further updates in the coming days.
We and our industry colleagues have received numerous questions concerning the language associated with the Essential Staff regulations that were outlined in the Governor's Executive Order 202.6.
Nationally, the 2017 election is being called a blue wave. Here in New York, it is more like a two-level pool. On the shallow end, near-record low turnout in New York City where tepid enthusiasm for winner Bill de Blasio kept voters out of the water.
Voters have the power to change the constitution. A power that is conveniently available to us every 20 years.
The Democratic Party in New York State has split. Whether it’s the city, the state or even on the federal level, they are at each other’s throats with the policies they should be focusing on.
The New York State Senate today passed an important government reform bill that would put into law eight-year term limits for leadership positions in the Senate and Assembly.