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Readers sound off on hotel permits, paper boys, and bus riders

Special permits help the hotels

Albany: Your Aug. 31 editorial (“Bad politics, worse policy”) decrying a push to require new hotel developments to go through a special City Council permitting process presents an argument that belies the facts.

The News argues that the special permits are not needed...

Is a proposal to require special permits for any new hotel built in New York City a smart idea? ...