Bill de Blasio Will Not Bail Out Money-Losing Citi Bike

Citi Bikes. (Photo: Getty)
Citi Bikes. (Photo: Getty)

Citi Bike, hard-up for cash, shouldn’t expect any help from Mayor Bill de Blasio.

The new mayor told reporters today that the city’s bike-share program, reportedly bleeding money, will probably not be getting any public dollars to help fill its coffers. Continue reading “Bill de Blasio Will Not Bail Out Money-Losing Citi Bike”

De Blasio Makes Five Appointments Hours Before Taking Office

Bill de Blasio and his new appointees (Photo: Twitter/@NYCTransition)
Bill de Blasio and his new appointees (Photo: Twitter/@NYCTransition)

With less than 12 hours to go before he’s sworn in as mayor, Bill de Blasio dramatically picked up the pace of his appointments this afternoon, naming five top staffers, including new leaders for the Department of Transportation and the Department of Homeless Services. Continue reading “De Blasio Makes Five Appointments Hours Before Taking Office”