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Mayor's Mandate: Experts Fear Affordable Upzoning Plan Will Fall Short

ED. NOTE: This story has been updated to reflect a letter to the editor from the President and CEO of New York State Association for Affordable Housing, which appears in the comments section. 1,696 more words

Facing GOP State Senate, Gibson and Levine Push Tenant Lawyer Law

Bronx Councilwoman Vanessa Gibson and Manhattan Councilman Mark Levine and tenant rights organizations rallied at New York Law School to push their bill guaranteeing attorneys to low-income tenants facing eviction—and asserted the legislation has a special urgency now with a new, landlord-friendly Republican majority taking over the State Senate in January. 635 more words