Additional Resources and Recommended Links
- The Official New York
City Web site
The site is comprehensive and well laid out.
Sub-categories and links on the site include information on the Mayor's
office, City services, agencies, business resource, attractions and
events, and news. The site is updated regularly. It has many large
graphics hindering slower systems but a text version can be used.
about the Mayor's major addresses, press conferences, and initiatives. The
site also contains information about City Hall and Gracie Mansion.
- City Council
to NYC Council Members' bios and information on laws introduced and passed
since 1990. The site also contains: news bulletins (both recent and
archived); a budget summary from the finance director; a calendar of Land
Use Committee meetings; and a calendar of other committee meetings.
- Public Advocate
and guidance for citizens' concerns surrounding all aspects of NYC life
with useful contacts and "Your Guide to City Government" which
gives help with issues from sanitation and transportation to culture and
A fairly basic overview of what the Comptroller does as well as a
biography and calendar of events. Reports and information about all
Gives information about the office of Bronx Borough
President, as well as updates on the Bronx community. Press release and
links to Bronx institutions are available.
- Brooklyn Borough President
Contains news and information about Brooklyn as well as information about
the various neighborhoods within the borough.
Information about the President's office and
the Manhattan community as well as special reports, press releases,
speeches, homeland security updates, upcoming events grant applications
and a staff directory.
A helpful site describing IBO's mission and containing a
directory of IBO staff and bios, job listing, latest annual report, tax
receipts, and press releases. The site contains practical information and
is updated a few times a year.