New York City's food trucks would face tighter restrictions under a new bill proposed by City Councilman Dan Garodnick. The bill would create up to 450 "food truck zones." The parking spots would be the only places they could legally serve food.
New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's admininstration has told lawmakers it might have been a better decision to call a snow emergency during the post-Christmas blizzard.
The administration is being questioned in detail for the first time about its cleanup efforts in the wake of the blizzard, which dumped more than two feet of snow in some parts of the city.