On this page you can find links to materials avaiable on the Internet concerning New York City and its various neighborhoods as well as how to find your government representative.
Below are a listing of some local New York neighborhood newspapers.
Brooklyn Eagle (1849-1955)
Queens and Bronx
Manhattan and General
Official Site of the New York City Police Department
Official Site of the City of New York
Metropolitan Transportation Authority New York City Transit
Information, schedules and fares for subways, buses, railroads, bridges and tunnels.
New York: A City of Neighborhoods
The NYC Department of Planning introduction to the Neighborhoods of NY.
New York City Administrative Code
Scroll down to the Miscellaneous Section (bottom of webpage) to find this link --- site maintained by the NY State Legislature
NYC Department of Records Research Guides
A list of Research Guides and resources on a variety of topics available from the New York City Municipal Library.
NYC Vital Statistics
Births, death, communicable diseases, data of interest for public health professionals and others.
If you are interested (or have been assigned to find) who your representative is in both the state and federal government, click on one of the links below to find out.
NY State Senate
Use the Find My Senator Search box to locate your State Senator