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CBS2 Exclusive: Bushwick Woman Blames NYCHA For Neglecting Rust, Mold, Peeling Paint

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – As New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio escalate their war of words over who should fix public housing, a Bushwick woman just wants her apartment fixed. 514 more words


Mayor Unveils Funding for Tenant Programs, Basement Apartments in 2019 Budget

Amid a heated debate this week about reforming New York City’s archaic property tax system, Mayor Bill de Blasio unveiled an $87 billion budget for 2019 that included additional funding for public housing, a new basement legalization initiative and extra money for a new… 581 more words


Public Advocate James Slams NYCHA Over Lead Paint Fiasco

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — New York City Public Advocate Letitia James slammed the city Housing Authority and its leadership over the weekend, saying they lied about lead paint inspections multiple times. 297 more words


Stringer: ‘Enough Is Enough’ When It Comes To NYCHA Heating Complaints

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Falling temperatures and rising frustrations continue to grip residents living in public housing in New York City.

No-heat complaints in dozens of  520 more words


Parents Worry About Children’s Health As Crews Test Asbestos In City Playground

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Residents are raising health concerns after watching people wearing hazmat suits test for and remove asbestos from a playground on the Lower East Side. 327 more words


NYCHA Hasn't Performed Lead Paint Inspections In Over A Year

NYCHA Put Thousands Of Children At Risk For Lead Poisoning Because It Failed To Perform Lead Paint Inspections

NYCHA has failed to perform lead paint inspection for over a year and Mayor de Blasio knew about. 173 more words


Woman Slashed To Death In Front Of Son Inside Coney Island NYCHA Building

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A mother was stabbed to death in the hallway of a Brooklyn apartment as her son watched in horror.

Police said the deadly attack happened after a fight between two teenagers. 283 more words