Domain Name Wire
Andrew Alleman, 10/8/2014
".NYC domain names available for registration today.
.NYC domain nameThe .NYC domain name goes into general availability for New Yorkers today after a long, citizen-initiated process.
A Long Road
In the middle of the last decade, a group of New Yorkers proposed the idea of creating a .NYC domain to the city government. The city council passed a resolution to assign resources for a .nyc bid in 2008 and issued a request for proposal to find a partner in 2009."