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Horse-and-Carriage Ban to Hit City Council

A citywide ban on horse-drawn carriages is being drafted in City Council, this morning’s ‘Capital Playbook’ reveals (the full article is under paywall). According to the newsletter, Queens Democrat Daniel Dromm is the primary author of the legislation, which Mayor de Blasio has promised to pass. “It’s just a matter of time,” Dromm says. “It’s way […]

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De Blasio Plans to Ban Horse-and-Carriage Rides

New York City Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio, who supported a citywide ban on horse-and-carriage rides during his campaign, plans to follow through on that support, pursuing the ban while in office. De Blasio aides haven’t said whether team has been working on the issue during transition, but told Politico the mayor-elect is committed to the law. NYCLASS, […]

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Will This Antique-Style Electric Car Replace NYC’s Horse-Drawn Carriages?

You’re a tourist in New York City, looking to add a bit of old-world charm to your evening out with your loved one. Naturally, after leaving the theater, you head uptown to Central Park for a romantic trip in an one of the city’s iconic horse-drawn carriages old-timey electric cars. That’s the vision of the […]

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