Taxpayers face residency issues, city beaches to stay closed, & more

By Jennifer White Karp  |
May 18, 2020 - 11:00AM


Some owners who have relocated because of the pandemic may face unforeseen tax bills (The New York Times)

Mayor Bill de Blasio says city beaches will remain closed. Governor Andrew Cuomo says state beaches will open (The New York Times)

White circles were painted on the fake grass at Domino Park to maintain social distancing (Gothamist)

New Yorkers are buying bikes in huge numbers (StreetsBlogNYC)

Migratory birds are crashing into glass luxury condo buildings (New York Post)

An affordable housing lottery launched for 21 new apartments at 93 Linden St. in Bushwick. Rent starts at $1,899 a month (Brownstoner)



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