What dangers await you in elevators in new york

According to DiNapoli's latest report, "New York City's private elevator inspectors are missing dangerous violations and allowing malfunctioning elevators to operate," Curbed writes. The City Department of Buildings (DOB) has 48 inspectors on staff, but the department usually relies on private inspectors to ...

In Brooklyn, opened a new park: what it looks like. A PHOTO

In New York, Williamsburg, on the waterfront, a public park was opened on the basis of the old Domino sugar factory, writes Time Out. “With Domino Park, we fulfilled our promise to provide this walled area for Brooklyn residents whose families have worked in this factory for generations.” ...

A small town in the state of New York where you can find many interesting things.

Right on Lake Ontario, less than an hour's drive from Niagara Falls, Olcott has a lot to offer. Olcott, also known as Olcott Beach, is home to just over 1200 residents. With unrivaled views from the Lake Ontario waterfront, visitors to this little ...

In the subway in New York will introduce preferential rates for the poor

The City of New York intends to introduce preferential MetroCard rates for the city's poor. This rule is spelled out in the preliminary draft budget for 2019, writes Curbed New York. The Community Service Society and Riders Alliance's discounted rate program provides $ 24 for ...

In which cities Americans can not afford to buy a house

GOBankingRates found that in many large cities, more than half of households cannot afford to buy a home. The company used the average price in the top 100 cities to calculate its monthly mortgage payments. Using the 30% rule (no more than 30% of income ...

Bill Gates will build a "smart city" in Arizona. VIDEO

One of Bill Gates' investment companies spent $ 80 million to start developing a "smart city" in the distant West Valley. The large plot of land is located about 45 minutes west of downtown Phoenix, near Tonopah. The city of the future has almost ...

San Francisco could owe you parking money

Anyone who has ever paid for a parking ticket in the city of San Francisco should pay attention to this, because the city could owe you more than $ 500. An audit by SFTMA between 1995 and 2014 showed that drivers overpaid nearly $ 600 for parking. According to…

7 things about New York that drive Russians crazy

New York is an exciting place, but living here is not easy even for those born and raised in the United States, let alone people who come from other countries and cultures. The Russian edition Russia Beyond the Headlines has published a list of eight items that, ...

Nobody knows what's under the asphalt of New York

In 2010, Alan Leidner worked with the government service of Booz Allen Hamilton Inc., part of the US Department of Homeland Security, to identify potential weaknesses in the country's infrastructure. Leidner's interests included New York and New Jersey. While studying ...

What will be the new capital of marijuana in America

Cannabis should be the new gold of the XNUMXst century. At least that's what the CEO of American Green, which bought an entire city in California and intends to turn it into a marijuana Mecca, thinks so. "Lenta.ru" figured out what the new "herbal capital" of America would be. The Marijuana Revolution ...

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