You can get New York City Council reports. You can also learn how to get assistance with finding information on past City agency reports and studies.

The New York City Council prepares and publishes reports about New York City government and services.  You may request copies of these reports from the Council.

Report topics change. Past topics include:

  • City budget
  • City technology infrastructure
  • Survey of public rest rooms and public drinking fountains
  • Information on citizen satisfaction with City services


Learn more about the City Council's budget.

Visit the City Council website.

By Phone

Call 311 for assistance.

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The Municipal Library and Archives research rooms are open to the public, by appointment only, Monday through Friday from 9 AM to 12 PM and 1 PM to 4 PM.

To schedule an appointment, you must email:

You can get help finding information on past City agency reports and studies. If you require extensive research, you should visit the Municipal Library. No appointment is necessary.

The Library is located at 31 Chambers Street, Room 111, in lower Manhattan. 

It is open to the public on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9 AM to 4:30 PM and on Thursday from 9 AM until 6 PM. The Library is also open on the second and fourth Saturday of each month from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM. However, during November, the Library will be open on the first and third Saturday instead.

Get information about government publications.

Learn more about the City Hall Library.

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