January 14, 2017 Aranxza Lopez

‘Gridlock’ Sam Schwartz has been working alongside Mayor de Blasio to build the Brooklyn-Queens Connect Trolley without revealing that his firm is registered as a paid lobbyist on the project, revealed the New York Post. Papers submitted to the city clerk show that Sam Schwartz Engineering earned $10,000 from meetings…

January 2, 2017 Aranxza Lopez

The Brooklyn Queens Connector Trolley, also called BQX, has brought with it a big discussion about interests between the parties involved. Two Trees Management and an advocacy group are involved in regular phone discussions with public agencies over the planning of the trolley line and how it will affect the…