Major city physician group calls for new DSRIP money

Dr. Ramon Tallaj, chairman of Somos Community Care, said Tuesday that the Cuomo administration should work to secure federal funding to continue the Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 12th, 2019

G-20 finance chiefs mull "fair tax" reforms to boost growth

Finance chiefs of the Group of 20 major economies meeting in the Japanese city of Fukuoka are debating how to revise tax systems to ensure big companies pay their fair share and support economies as global growth slows......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 7th, 2019

Coming Soon To Every Major City Near You: Manhattan"s Brand New "Congestion Toll"

New York City is set to become the litmus test for the rest of the nation whether or not a "congestion toll" will help stop gridlock and raise money for certain cities, according to the .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 4th, 2019

Watchdog group calls for cent-per-mile fee

New York City officials say $2.8 million received as a result of the Metropolitan Museum of Art's new admissions policy will go toward 175 cultural organizations city-wide. Cultural affairs... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 21st, 2019

Airbnb loses major fight over California city"s rental law

Airbnb Inc. and Expedia Group Inc.’s HomeAway failed to persuade a U.S. court of appeals to strike down a Santa Monica law that makes the companies liable for illicit rentals in the Southern California beach city......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 13th, 2019

MLS Commissioner visits St. Louis as #MLS4THELOU makes its pitch

Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber on Monday visited St. Louis, meeting with members of the ownership group seeking to bring an expansion team to the city. The ownership group, #MLS4THELOU, said in a statement that Garber spent time with .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 11th, 2019

Will This Case Bring "Dark Money" Into the Light?

A federal judge ruled that the FEC has acted "contrary to law" in dismissing complaints against a major dark money group. Now a watchdog is taking on the group directly in court......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 24th, 2018

Wheeler lukewarm on MLB-to-Portland drive

Portland's mayor has thrown cold water on a developing bid to bring a Major League Baseball team to the Rose City. Mayor Ted Wheeler, who's met with the Portland Diamond Project — which hopes to serve as a management group for a big-league team .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2018

Portland stadium drive begins as baseball group makes offers on inner city sites

The local group that's pushing to bring a Major League Baseball team to Portland has made formal offers on two major Rose City sites for a 32,000-seat stadium. Portland Diamond Project, which hopes to serve as a big-league team's management group,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2018

FC Cincinnati could get even more state money for West End stadium

FC Cincinnati officials believe they could get more money than has already been anticipated from the state of Ohio for its planned West End Major League Soccer stadium, according to the memorandum of understanding City Council members will consider o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 13th, 2018

Chipotle veterans are pouring money into this falafel chain that"s poised to take over NYC — here"s what it’s like to eat there

Business Insider/Jessica Tyler New York City-based falafel chain Taïm is poised to take over Manhattan. Founders Einat Admony and Stefan Nafziger have partnered with an investment group spearheaded by Chipotle veterans to plot an expansion.&nbs.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 9th, 2018

Business group gets creative in public-investment wish list

The construction industry wants to get cultured. That's the thrust of a new report from the New York Building Congress, which calls for the city and state to put more funds and energy into its... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 18th, 2018

Pew study finds Philadelphia hiring practices could be better

A new analysis of Philadelphia’s hiring practices calls it cumbersome — and a city charter change may be needed to streamline it. Philadelphia has issues like other major cities, said Katie Martin, co-author of the Pew Charitable Trusts report......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 27th, 2018

Carlyle Group signs lease at One Vanderbilt in New York

SL Green Realty Corp , a major New York landlord, said on Tuesday that The Carlyle Group LP signed a 15-year lease for three floors at One Vanderbilt, a marquee office tower that is part of a bevy of new buildings redefining the city's skyline......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 31st, 2018

Watchdog group calls for evaluation of Project Labor Agreements

A city watchdog group is calling for evaluati.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyAug 8th, 2018

To land high-flying financial firm, Midtown spire developer made huge concession

In signing a high-priced lease last month at a 1,400-foot office spire rising beside Grand Central Terminal, the Carlyle Group, one of the city's most prominent investment firms, received a major... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 14th, 2018

The 25 highest-paid players in the English Premier League for the 2017-18 season

Mark Thompson/Getty Images The Premier League is awash in money. The league signed a massive new television deal a few years ago, far and away the richest in Europe. Throw in a club like Manchester City, with an ownership group with such deep pocke.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 15th, 2018

St. Pete"s downtown trolley is one step closer to a major overhaul

St. Petersburg City Council will vote Sept. 6 on a three-year agreement with the Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority for funding and service details for an updated downtown trolley circulator. The agreement includes $175,000 for The Looper Group Inc.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 28th, 2018

Austin group calling for voter approval of any MLS stadium deal

A group critical of commercial development has set its crosshairs on Austin's Major League Soccer stadium deal, along with future agreements like it. IndyAustin, a political action committee that helped kill the city's effort to overhaul its land.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 28th, 2018

City"s redesigned flood barrier saves time but doubles cost

The de Blasio administration on Friday announced major changes to a 2.4-mile barrier designed to protect the Lower East Side from floods. The revision calls for jacking up portions of East River Park... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 1st, 2018

Feds indict alleged mastermind of $4B money-laundering scheme

The alleged masterminds behind a $4 billion international fraud, the investigation of which revealed how easily illicit money from around the world can find its way into major New York City real... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 1st, 2018