De Blasio may cut city jobs, NY's presidential primary is back on, & more

By Emily Myers | May 7, 2020 - 11:30AM 


Without federal help, Mayor Bill de Blasio says he'll have to start furloughing or laying off essential city employees (New York Post)

New York's presidential primary is back on after a federal judge reversed a decision to cancel it (NPR)

The majority of new coronavirus cases in New York are from people who are staying at home, not those who are traveling or working (Forbes)

The New York court system is expanding its remote operations, opening up additional virtual proceedings (Brooklyn Eagle)

NYC is getting two more miles of car-free streets by the weekend (Gothamist)

Business for NYC's Airbnb hosts collapses due to the coronavirus (NY1)

Emily Myers

Senior Writer/Podcast Producer

Emily Myers is a senior writer, podcast host, and producer at Brick Underground. She studied journalism at the University of the Arts, London, and graduated with a MA Honors degree in English Literature from the University of Edinburgh. As host of the Brick Underground podcast she has earned three awards from the National Association of Real Estate Editors.

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