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Eric Adams

  1. our mayor
    Eric Adams Tracks Homeless Encampments on a Google DocIt’s his “system,” and he gets mad when police don’t use it.
  2. our mayor
    Meet Eric Adams’s Other Brooklyn ApartmentAn unofficial tour of the Prospect Heights co-op he forgot he still owned.
  3. getting around
    Bring on the SUV CrushingIf New York City wants to do safety spectacle, let’s go big.
  4. the rent is too damn high
    Rent-Stabilized Apartments Are About to Get More ExpensiveThe Rent Guidelines Board voted, tenants booed, landlords cleaned up.
  5. cannabis
    The Weed World Trucks Are Apparently Terrible at ParkingAccording to this week’s impound rate.
  6. politics
    New Yorkers Really Don’t Like Adams, Hochul Because of CrimeA new poll shows fear of crime has skyrocketed and sent both Democrats’ approval ratings into a crater.
  7. our mayor
    The Strange Case of the Mayor, a Bishop, and the Alleged Q Train ShooterFraudulent car loans are also tangentially involved.
  8. are u coming?
    Rockin’ Out With the Mayor and ‘Late-Night Dorinda’ at the New Hard Rock HotelDon’t expect Sid and Nancy; it’s pretty swanky.
  9. our mayor
    Eric Adams Is Design’s New Hype ManAnd by design, he means fashion.
  10. covid
    The Good-Luck-With-That PandemicThe city has moved on. The rest is a little puzzle for you to solve.
  11. getting around
    Fare-Evasion Arrests Are Back With a VengeanceEric Adams’s subway crackdown has arrived.
  12. the unhoused
    The 8-Hour Standoff Against a Homeless-Encampment Sweep in the East VillageSeven people were arrested after protesting the removal of the tents near Tompkins Square Park.
  13. housing
    The Cruel Theater of Encampment SweepsAdams’s task force cleared hundreds of sites. Five people accepted a bed.
  14. our mayor
    Eric Adams, Dr. Oz, and Cara Delevingne Attend Credit-Card PartyIt’s for paying your rent!
  15. the unhoused
    A 24-Hour Manhunt and a Fleeting Sense of Safety for Unhoused New YorkersThe suspect in a fatal shooting spree is in custody. What the city does next will matter more.
  16. our mayor
    Eric Adams Greets the Week in Total DarknessHe’s also on TikTok.
  17. our mayor
    The Pandemic Is Over for Eric AdamsAnd he’s having a lot of fun!
  18. sweatpants city
    Eric Adams Hates Remote Work So MuchNow he’s making fun of your pajamas.
  19. getting around
    Buses Have Been Free BeforeA humble alternative to a crackdown on fare evasion.
  20. composting
    Smoothie Mayor Says No to Expanded CompostingGood news for his enemy, the rats.
  21. showpeople
    Manhattan’s Maskless Machers Love The Music Man — and The MayorEric Adams is getting raves: “Hot, compassionate, strong, determined” — Diane von Furstenberg; “Pitch-perfect” — Barry Diller.
  22. rikers
    Rikers Guards, Newly Emboldened by Adams, Are Punishing Inmates Who Speak OutAs conditions deteriorate, Adams’s recent decisions only worsen the understaffing problem.
  23. crime
    The Return of New York’s Most Notorious CopsThe new mayor and police commissioner want to fight gun crime by bringing back anti-crime units, which were disbanded after a history of abuse.
  24. streets
    New York City Is Finally Getting Raised CrosswalksThey serve the dual purpose of slowing down drivers and making pedestrians more visible.
  25. our mayor
    Eric Adams Is Returning His Well-worn Borough Hall Mattress to AideYou know, the one he’s had in his office for the past two years.
  26. getting around
    The New Department of Transportation Commissioner Is a Clear ImprovementYdanis Rodriguez has a long track record of pushing safer streets policies in New York City, unlike his predecessor.
  27. new york city
    Eric Adams Names Keechant Sewell First-Ever Female NYPD CommissionerSewell, the Nassau County chief of detectives, was officially named to the position on Wednesday.
  28. our mayor
    Eric Adams and Just His Mattress Are Moving to Gracie MansionThere will be no West Elm for this mayor-elect.
  29. our mayor
    This Andrew Yang Administration Is Really Coming TogetherWait, who won?
  30. our mayor
    Zero Bond Is Eric Adams’s Headquarters NowLiterally anything could happen under this nightlife mayor.
  31. politics
    Eric Adams Romps to Victory As the Next Mayor of New YorkThe ex-cop who ran on fighting crime and reforming police at the same time is now poised to be the city’s strongest leader in generations.
  32. the city politic
    We Staked Out Eric Adams’s House in BrooklynAnd he came home. Twice!
  33. assessment
    Can Eric Adams Really Turn 25,000 Hotel Rooms Into Affordable Housing?Even after all the past year’s closures, that’s a lot of real estate.
  34. developing
    Adams’s Office Gives a Thumbs-Down to Towers by the Brooklyn Botanic GardenThe greenhouses win out.
  35. encounter
    Kathryn Garcia’s Wide-Open FutureShe’s out of a job and lost the primary, but the almost-next-mayor of New York is now a political celebrity.
  36. developments
    Eric Adams Chooses McDonald’s Over Housing Density in Prospect HeightsThe presumptive mayor is already backing away from campaign promises.
  37. politics
    How Eric Adams Did ItThe likely next mayor didn’t look like it at the start of the campaign.
  38. politics
    Can Eric Adams Hold On to His Lead?What the first results of the mayoral race mean for him and his opponents.
  39. didn’t see this one coming
    Eric Adams Gave a Tour of His Apartment; Everyone’s Still Asking Where He LivesIt’s a lived-in apartment. That much is clear.
  40. ballot battles
    In New York’s Chinatowns, Adams and Yang Supporters Are Bitterly FeudingCommunity leaders know Adams better, but could Yang be their Asian Obama?