At last, an expert not flown in from elsewhere to tell us how to “get land planning right” but one of our most well-known, Linley Lutton… 115 more words
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Words by: Molly Schmidt
Kenwick pensioners Gordon and Patricia Weir have been evicted from their Department of Housing home after a long legal battle.
The couple, who have lived in their Kenwick home for nearly 24 years, say they have done nothing wrong, but have been in a constant tug of war with the Department of Housing over structural problems at the home, … 416 more words
But a happy ending of being allowed to stay in their beloved humble abode has eluded a Perth pensioner and his wheelchair-bound wife.
Public housing tenants Gordon and Patricia Weir were notified in May of their eviction from their Kenwick home of nearly 24 years. 555 more words
Alicia Glen, Mayor Bill de Blasio’s deputy mayor for housing and economic development, told the City Council today that obligating developers who receive the controversial 421a tax break to pay construction workers… 869 more words
Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito announced today the formation of a new, 14-member “Affordable Housing Preservation Task Force” consisting of council members whose districts have hemorrhaged rent-regulated apartments—and several of which are targeted for “upzoning” for greater development under Mayor Bill de Blasio’s… 637 more words
Members of the City Council’s committees on contracts and housing today clashed with Vicki Been, Mayor Bill de Blasio’s commissioner of the Department of Housing Preservation and Development, over whether the mayor’s… 674 more words