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NYC contact tracing off to a bumpy start: report

June 22 | Associated Press

New York City’s effort to stop the spread of the coronavirus through contact tracing has been hampered by the reluctance of many people who are infected with the virus to provide information to tracers, according to a report in The New York Times. The Times report said just 35 percent of the 5,347 City residents […]

Buildings commish backs off order for Q-train neighbors to inspect subway walls

November 11 | Reuven Blau, THE CITY

This story was originally published on Nov. 10 by THE CITY.  The Department of Buildings commissioner on Friday said she will rescind hundreds of violation notices the agency had sent to owners of Brooklyn homes alongside a trench used by the Q and B subway lines, after the MTA stepped up to urge the bureaucrats to […]