New York City has invited a group of companies to replace the dated software running its 311 call center, website and mobile apps, with a new, well-integrated system.
On Wednesday, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced OneNYC, a 332-page document with dozens of policy goals.
Last week, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a series of moves to close the Big Apple's digital divide.
New Yorkers can access government reports published by all city departments in a new GitHub-based portal.
The New York Daily News reported Wednesday that the New York City government is looking to sell its $500-million Wi-Fi network because of rising costs and low usage.
Although housing permits rebounded in 2014 in the New York area, not all parts of the region have promoted new housing growth equally.
The group Move NY, a coalition of businesses, environmentalists, mass transit advocates, and labor unions, released a comprehensive proposal on Feb. 17 to generate new funds for the Big Apple's bridges, roads, and rails by transforming the city's piecemeal toll system.
A New York State agency recently announced it will provide up to $40 million in prize money through a contest to create local microgrids.
The new NYC Streets system allows contractors to apply for road excavation permits around the clock from personal computers or mobile devices and print out permit signs on their own.
With the help of supercomputers, researchers have analyzed the genetic material of samples taken across the New York City subway system. Their findings may make for healthier commuters.