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September 16, 2019The MTA should answer three significant questions when it releases the full 2020-2024 Capital Plan.
Special Feature Transportation
August 31, 2019Explore the MTA Financial Plan with our Dashboard - Updated August 2019
August 21, 2019Labor negotiations are heating up between the MTA and its largest union, the TWU.
Report Economic Development
August 20, 2019The Opportunity Zone program may amount to significant losses for both NYS and NYC before rising substantially in 2029.
August 18, 2019Transparency of outer borough transit account and MTA Capital Program “Set-Aside” funds
August 13, 2019PIT revenues are a significant - and volatile - part of State and City budgets.
Press Release Transportation
August 08, 2019Seventeen groups call on MTA Capital Program Review Board to follow open meetings law.
August 07, 2019The MTA's 2020 Preliminary Budget and four-year financial plan reveals an alarming fiscal outlook.
August 02, 2019CBC urges the MTA to reconsider the proposed rule regarding five-year debarment of contractors.
Report State Budget
July 24, 2019Six facts about the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act, greenhouse gas emissions, energy consumption, production, regulation, and costs.
Special Feature Transportation
July 17, 2019This infographic presents a snapshot of NYC Transit's operating expenses, on-time performance, ridership, 5-year capital plans and facts about Central Business District tolling.
Statement State Budget
July 15, 2019Denise’s deep policy knowledge and decades of experience will build on CBC’s long history of excellence.
Special Feature City Budget
June 21, 2019The Budget Navigator is an online tool that allows New Yorkers to be their own budget watchdogs. Users can examine New York State or City revenues and expenses to determine levels of funding in recent years, analyze trends, and see how that funding compares between departments and services.
Podcast episode Housing
June 07, 2019Strengthening rent regulation is a top priority for the Governor and state lawmakers in the closing days of the legislative session. There are two sides of the argument on rent regulation reform. Listen to REBNY President John Banks and Assemblymember Harvey Epstein share their perspective.
Blog Capital Spending
June 07, 2019Like most other spending decisions, capital spending is best decided during budget negotiations.
Blog Public Workforce
June 06, 2019In the remaining weeks of the legislative session, members will propose to enhance the benefits of State and local public employees and retirees.
Letter State Budget
June 06, 2019Finalize and make public the details of the agreement to restore the Comptroller’s pre-audit authority over certain contracts.
Blog State Budget
May 28, 2019State Operating Funds spending is projected to grow 4.9 percent, more than double the 2% benchmark.
Testimony Health Care
May 27, 2019Although NYHA’s goals are laudable, it is not feasible currently and would have significant unintended and possibly negative impacts on the State budget and some New Yorkers.
Podcast episode Transportation
May 23, 20191.28 cents is the amount New York collects in fuel taxes for every vehicle mile driven. A recent CBC report "Switching Gears" explored the implementation of an innovative approach to finance highway and bridge improvements: a vehicle-miles traveled fee. What’s a VMT and how does it work? CBC's Patrick Orecki, the author of the report, joined the podcast to discuss what a VMT might look like in New York.