Deterring federal policing in NY, MTA hemorrhages cash, & more

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By Emily Myers  |
July 23, 2020 - 10:45AM

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Mayor Bill de Blasio and Governor Andrew Cuomo both move to keep federal agents out of New York City (Gothamist)

A final decision on the reopening of New York City's schools looks to be pushed off until September (New York Daily News)

A "fiscal tsunami" hits the MTA as it loses $200 million a week as a result of the pandemic (Gothamist)

Drivers in New York may soon be able to pay their fines in installments rather than have their license suspended (amNewYork)

The Brooklyn Botanic Garden is set to reopen on August 7th with timed-entry ticketing (Brownstoner) 

High-quality furniture freebies have become more common as people quit the city due to the coronavirus (New York Post)

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Emily Myers

Senior Writer/Podcast Producer

Emily Myers is a real estate writer and podcast host. As the former host of the Brick Underground podcast, she earned four silver awards from the National Association of Real Estate Editors. Emily studied journalism at the University of the Arts, London, earned an MA Honors degree in English Literature from the University of Edinburgh and lived for a decade in California.

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