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Espinal Introduces Bill to Stop City’s Ticketing Blitz Targeting Small Businesses

Dozens of business owners joined Councilmember Rafael Espinal and Borough President Eric Adams on Wednesday at City Hall to protest against a surge in ticketing small businesses for awning violations. Since November 2017, there have been 2,069 violations reported to 311 across the city. These calls typically resulted in the Department of Buildings sweeping entire neighborhoods. […]