Tag Archives: discrimination

City Threatens to Shut Down Orthodox Bus Line

According to the New York Post, the Department of Transportation (DOT) has sent “a strongly worded letter” to the owner of the B110 bus, which runs from Borough Park to Williamsburg. The letter is a response to a discrimination claim. A couple of days ago, The New York World, one of Columbia Journalism School’s newspapers, […]

Construction Company Settles Discrimination Probe Out of Court

Prosecutors in Brooklyn say a construction company agreed to pay $20 million to resolve an investigation that claimed the company falsely reported hiring minority subcontractors on several New York City projects. The Schiavone Construction Company signed a nonprosecution agreement with the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Downtown Brooklyn on Monday, says the Daily Eagle. The company […]