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more green spaces

more trsh cans

eat strangers

Promote the utilization of hybrid, or full-electric cars. Although NYC is famous for its subways, some people still use vehicles for ...

Improve living conditions by addressing landlord negligence

Joe L. said

Built a website for everyone to share his hopping about urban renewal.

Do academical research to improve this great platform!

Share this websites template with other cities so that they can help facilitate change. Then analyze all the ideas and proceed with ...

In all new office buildings: eliminate hot water to toilet rooms. Companies that want hot water, can install instant water heaters.

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cargo bikes in the bike sharing system!

cargo bikes in the local bike sharing system

More affordable housing

Ok it is ok.

fire places on central squares

fire places on central squares!

sparrows instead of pidgeons! use hawks which are let free from time to time to reduce (by scaring them, not by letting them hunt) the ...

add more fire places in the city... people love fire :)

Andreas W. said

the community counts! let's strenghten active citizenship

Andreas W. said

project funding matching scheme: voluntary hours are doubled by the city budget

Stop building! Stop developers from building skyscrapers when the infrastructure of NYC no longer supports the current population.

to help person with disabilities get information on how to apply for government help

fire places in the city. humans need fire :)

save seperate bicycle lanes

to plant more trees

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Add a recycling bin next to every trashcan

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End HOMElessness by taking in the homeless and not just giving them a shelter, but a HOME

Bring this to Manhattan: http://movein.to/

promote more events for foreigners in the central park

more buses

Better enforcement of recycling laws.

try to do initiative, create jobs, more schools and help the people to grow in different areas.

In subway stair better sign to connection

Youth Empowerment in the area of Flatbush Brooklyn. I have a strategic plan that will motivate and encourage the disadvantaged youth to ...

Make Manhattan affordable for aspiring artists

Internet infrastructure aka faster internet for everyone.

pay kids to go to school

Change the interest to a lower rate on pay back of money owed will give an incentive to those of us who are trying to pay back as soon as ...

Move NYC to a warmer climate where it doesn't SNOW

nn n. said

bike safety classes targeted at commuter riding

zoviz Z. said

create a bridge in shomolu

Nitasha khan

more parks less concrete

To have more green space outside of Central Park...

Less police on every street.

More parks

Bulldoze it and rebuild from scratch.

Building bridges and tunnals for pedestrian

Make traffic away from pedestrian

plant treed

plant more trees

Build a playground for grown-ups!

create more gardens

Create community

If you like a neighbor's Christmas decoration or flowers in the summer time , leave an anonymous note in their mailbox. increasing ...

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Pressure retail stores to give a discount (like 5 cents off the bill) if customers bring their own bag, instead of using plastic bags. ...

Drink beer

more greenspace

Redirect taggers' destructive energies into positive artistic outlets-- public neighborhood art spaces that beautfy, not illicit ...

Offer discounted Citi Bike memberships to all low-income residents, not just those living in NYCHA housing or members of a credit union

Policy must be in place for children to respect teachers.

Collaborate with other green cities like Vancouver.

Start gardens at all the projects!

More french people.

Engage parents in improving student outcomes in their schools through parent-teacher academic teams

Use social media to improve sexual health and popularize getting tested. Just Been Tested, Inc.

More skateparks

Revamp DoITT to offer more education and infrastructure to communities as opposed to just business.

free ice cream and puppies on Friday

Improve recycling in NYC schools. If the Principal doesn't care, teachers don't encourage it. All cleaners should have 3 pails and ...

To bring change by US to my town in the UK

On busy intersections such as in Time Square, pedestrian overpasses should be built to alleviate traffic congestions. Pedestrians are the ...

On busy intersections such as in Time Square, pedestrian overpasses should be built to alleviate traffic congestions. Pedestrians are the ...

On busy intersections such as in Time Square, pedestrian overpasses should be built to alleviate traffic congestions. Pedestrians are the ...

oyster farming on coastlines!

To make better laws to protect a landlord's right's. So tenants don't abuse and stop paying rent

Anthony P. V. -said make better laws protecting landlord's right, so tenants do not abused, and stop paying rent.

Talk to strangers

clean streets and sidewalks more often

Encourage people to be less brusk :)

We should love each other tenderly

Create an Symphony Orchestra in East Harlem Where I live. Max Bragado - Darman Music Director Monterey Symphony

grow herbs in my garden and share them with neighbors

Reform the LPC to require a more rigorous use of the word "contextual" for in-fill sites within Tribeca's Historic Districts.

Mario C. said

Repair my road

when taken a shower if the water is too hot, just close a little bit the hot water instead of open more the cold water.

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Be kind

meeting with smart people every day

why can't you open your plateform to other languages? I'm sure that lot of tourist and foreign communities can help the city

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more schnitzels

Put all the trash on one side of the street, and all the recycling on the other. The trucks go down my one way 4x to pick this stuff up 2x ...

Parar de poluir o ar com o cigarro!

bench

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Maya M. said

more food trucks

To lower the sky high water rates! This is robbery !

Is to Lowe the water tater. They are killing us !

Allow me to keep a pair of cute pygmy goats in my large yard in Queens. Much greener way to keep the grass mowed.

desmond g. said

educate public on how to re-wire their brain to change the way we think about ourselves - to be mentally healthy

Tesuda L. said

When a disable senior requests the NYC Parks Department to fix his broken sidewalk, they should at least answer his request!

an information campaign about subway etiquette

Use the voter.nyc domain name to create a single-sign-on for city resources.

Cementing dirt where rat borrows are made.

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change the whole city, creating a new kind of sostainable green buildings, or using just the roofs of the old ones to create crops to help ...

To build a solid workforce development structure that integrates local small businesses , to individuals of high poverty, high unemployment ...

Dennis S. said

To fight Type 2 Diabetes and obesity in lower income areas by offering a healthy, affordable and tasty alternative to fast food!

be happy

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improve civic engagement

Build 55 and over affordable coops

free charging stations for electric cars

consultainer

Bring anaerobic digestion to NYC to convert food waste into energy http://wastelesscities.com/

Keep affordable housing in Manhattan to keep young professionals (who are full of ideas).

more food trucks

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