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Gale Brewer proposes women’s jail at Lincoln Correctional Facility (Credit: Getty Images and iStock)

Gale Brewer wants to turn “prime, trophy real estate” into women’s jail

When imagining the future of the city, one person’s luxury condo is another person’s women’s jail. Manhattan Borough President...

Gale Brewer wants to turn “prime, trophy real estate” into women’s jail
Manhattan borough president Gale Brewer (Credit: Getty Images)

Why Manhattan borough president Gale Brewer didn’t pay her mortgage for 5 years

Manhattan borough president Gale Brewer and her husband were at risk of losing their home on the Upper West...

Why Manhattan borough president Gale Brewer didn’t pay her mortgage for 5 years
City Council wastes no time suing city over Two Bridges developments

City Council wastes no time suing city over Two Bridges developments

Just two days after city planners green-lighted a quartet of new apartment towers to be developed in the Two...

City Council wastes no time suing city over Two Bridges developments
Brewer, Chin urge city to halt controversial Rivington House condo project

Brewer, Chin urge city to halt controversial Rivington House condo project

A pair of local politicians are trying to get the city to stop construction on the condo conversion of...

Brewer, Chin urge city to halt controversial Rivington House condo project
Officials move to stall towers planned for Two Bridges

Officials move to stall towers planned for Two Bridges

In the latest step to rein in large-scale development on the Lower East Side’s waterfront, two city officials are...

Officials move to stall towers planned for Two Bridges
He’s baaaack: Durst appointed to Hudson River Park Trust

He’s baaaack: Durst appointed to Hudson River Park Trust

Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer named Douglas Durst on Friday to the board of Hudson River Park Trust, the...

He’s baaaack: Durst appointed to Hudson River Park Trust
Chin, Brewer aim to stall planned towers along Two Bridges waterfront

Chin, Brewer aim to stall planned towers along Two Bridges waterfront

Council member Margaret Chin and Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer are moving to force three towers planned for the...

Chin, Brewer aim to stall planned towers along Two Bridges waterfront
City pols really want to slow down controversial Two Bridges towers

City pols really want to slow down controversial Two Bridges towers

A pair of local politicians want to slow down three tall and controversial projects planned for the Two Bridges...

City pols really want to slow down controversial Two Bridges towers
Manhattan BP on East Harlem rezoning proposal: Nope!

Manhattan BP on East Harlem rezoning proposal: Nope!

Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer on Thursday rejected the city’s proposal to rezone East Harlem, arguing that it doesn’t...

Manhattan BP on East Harlem rezoning proposal: Nope!
There are nearly 200 empty storefronts on Broadway: Brewer

There are nearly 200 empty storefronts on Broadway: Brewer

Nearly 200 storefronts on Broadway are sitting vacant, a recent survey released by Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer shows....

There are nearly 200 empty storefronts on Broadway: Brewer
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