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After failing to meet his own deadline, Queens council member returns thousands in real estate donations

Council member Jimmy Van Bramer says his campaign cut checks to various developers and landlords on Monday, following criticism that he hadn’t lived up...

Council member asks DOB to suspend contractor on Rabsky site

Council member asks DOB to suspend contractor on Rabsky site

UPDATED, Aug. 10, 3:15 p.m.: City Council member Jimmy Van Bramer wants the Department of Buildings to suspend a contractor...

Council bill seeks to bring transparency to Public Design Commission

Council bill seeks to bring transparency to Public Design Commission

A new City Council bill is seeking to crack open the enigma that is the city’s Public Design Commission....

Oh no he didn’t! Jimmy Van Bramer claims de Blasio “disrespected” him

Oh no he didn’t! Jimmy Van Bramer claims de Blasio “disrespected” him

You don’t disrespect Council member Jimmy Van Bramer and get away with it, according to Council member Jimmy Van...

City Councilman rails against Phipps Houses’ proposed affordable project

City Councilman rails against Phipps Houses’ proposed affordable project

Phipps Houses is missing a key ally in its efforts to build an affordable housing project in Sunnyside.

Queens residents “terrified” of 50-story resi towers: Van Bramer

Queens residents “terrified” of 50-story resi towers: Van Bramer

City Council majority leader Jimmy Van Bramer said his constituents “are terrified” about the prospect of “50-story mega-towers” rising...

City should punish tenants renting affordable units on Airbnb: Jimmy Van Bramer

City should punish tenants renting affordable units on Airbnb: Jimmy Van Bramer

New York City should crack down on affordable housing tenants who rent out their units on Airbnb, according to...

From left, Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer, Ravenswood Houses

Astoria complex to receive $4M in new lights

 Amid safety concerns, the Ravenswood Houses in Astoria will receive a new lighting system, updating a decades-old dilapidated system....

Landmarks votes down Queens aluminum house project

Landmarks votes down Queens aluminum house project

The Landmarks Preservation Commission rejected a plan late last week to relocate the so-called Aluminaire House — the first...

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Workers, tenants petition TF Cornerstone in LIC

The Service Employees International Union Local 32BJ petitioned TF Cornerstone yesterday in Long Island City, the New York Daily...

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