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Government Information - New York City & State: New York City

Office of the Mayor
Mayor's Management Report
Serves as a public report card on City services affecting the lives of New Yorkers.

City Council 

City Wide Performance Report 

NYC Charter & Administrative Code 

Department of City Planning
Community Profile


New York City Map Portal  Use MAP TYPE to see aerial maps from the 1920's-2012

Neighborhood Maps  See the whole city or select a specific neighborhood.

Zoning Maps 

NYC Department of Education    Chancellor's Regulations,  Discipline Code,  Multilingual Learners and English Language Learners 

NYC Department of Health A mixture of health information and statistics.

Community Health Profile

  • Demographics
  • Mortality Adult
  • Hospitalizations
  • Maternal and Child Health
  • Health Status
  • Health Care and Preventive Services

Vital Records Find out how to get birth, death and other records here.

Vital Statistics Life Expectancy & Mortality Current through 2018, archive back to 1961 

Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs  "works to ensure that all immigrant New Yorkers are part of the City and have access to justice, and advocates for continued immigration reforms at all levels of government"

Department of Juvenile Justice

NYC Fire Department

NYC Police Department 

Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA)  Find subway service news, bus and train maps, even tourist information here.

Voter Information

Who Represents Me?

Information on upcoming elections 
Sponsored by the venerable League of Women Voters, this search allows you to find your representatives for local, state and federal government. The League of Women Voters also publishes a directory which provides basic information about city, state, and national governments; an alphabetized directory of New York City's elected officials; and maps of congressional, state senate, assembly, and city council districts.

Voter Registration
NYC Campaign Finance Board
Provides voter guides and other information about the electoral process.


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