Cuomo likely to halt indoor dining, deed theft charges, & more

By Emily Myers | December 8, 2020 - 12:30PM 


Governor Andrew Cuomo is warning that indoor dining in the city could end within days if hospitalization rates don't stabilize (The Real Deal)

As traffic fatalities rise to a six-year high, State Senator Brad Hoylman is calling for NYC to be allowed to reduce speed limits on city streets (Gothamist) 

A lawyer from Midwood is accused of stealing the deeds of eight properties in Brooklyn by targeting owners who faced foreclosure (Brooklyn Paper) 

The MTA's tap-to-pay OMNY fare system has now been installed in 97 percent of the city's subway stations (press release) 

A rooftop pool and sun deck will top a new Coney Island housing complex being built on land leased by the owners of Gargiulo’s restaurant (Bklyner)

A sad and fond farewell to 500 city businesses lost during 2020 (Curbed)

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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