Eric Adams

A hunter with a rifle walking on a dirt road.
November 05, 2018 - 2:05 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Conservatives are slamming a piece of proposed legislation that would let the government dip into a person's social media background before allowing them to purchase a gun. Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and state Senator Kevin Parker are pushing for a state law that...
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de Blasio response synagogue shooting
Mayor's Office
October 28, 2018 - 3:39 pm
Local leaders rallied behind the Jewish community as they mourned and showed unity a day after a gunman killed 11 people and wounded six others at a synagogue in Pittsburgh.
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October 22, 2018 - 5:05 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams on Monday called on the New York City Housing Authority to begin the process of launching a real-time tracking system that would monitor building repairs across all of the agency's buildings. Along with former New York City Police...
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September 03, 2018 - 12:09 pm
The son of an assistant to Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams has died after being shot in broad daylight Sunday, police said.
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Al Jones
August 23, 2018 - 10:28 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- City officials were in Park Slope on Thursday, taking a look at the new design for 9th Street. Work on the Vision Zero redesign will continue through mid-September, as the city moves at high speed to curb dangerous drivers along a one mile stretch of road, and make it safer...
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New York City Public Housing
July 27, 2018 - 3:09 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- There are more complaints about NYCHA and this time it's about the water service. Brooklyn Boro President Eric Adams is calling on the housing authority to immediately address tenant reports of a lack of steady water service for several weeks at the Brevoort Houses in the...
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Rats eating garbage
June 28, 2018 - 8:06 am
Summer has officially arrived in New York City and so have the rats.
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New legislation is aimed at putting heat censors in buildings with a high number of tenant complaints.
Juliet Papa/1010 WINS
May 21, 2018 - 1:47 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Denying heat to your tenants is against the law, and New York City is taking action against violators. Winter is long in the rearview mirror, but city lawmakers were still on the scene at W134th Street in Manhattan where one building recorded the highest number of 'no heat'...
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August 30, 2017 - 7:30 pm
In this new CityViews series, Sharon Barnes-Waters takes an in-depth look at each borough in New York City, hearing from the borough president and highlighting a local business.
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