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Boro President, Tech Developers Offer Fix For NYCHA Woes

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Local leaders calling for transparency and accountability from the New York City Housing Authority say they have a modern idea to help if the agency approves. 282 more words


NYCHA Tenants To Testify About Squalid Living Conditions At Court Hearing

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A hearing will be held Wednesday on whether an independent monitor should oversee the New York City Housing Authority.

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Mayor De Blasio Says Bloomberg To Blame For Growing NYCHA Lead Paint Scandal

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — More than 1,000 New York City children living in public housing have tested positive for lead poisoning, according a report from the city’s Department of Health. 376 more words


Inside New York Public Housing


An excellent New York Times article about the challenges of running the New York City Housing Authority. As some of you know, HUD funding for capital needs has been hugely insufficient to address the needs of older units. Written by Paul Dribin

Fix the Boiler in July to Limit Emissions in the Winter!

As the city’s apartment complex managers know all too well, New York City’s electricity rates are some of the highest in the country. Surprisingly, one of the biggest sources of energy usage for these structures is often the building’s boiler, which runs nearly continuously through the long, cold winter. 721 more words


And the Worst Landlord in New York City Is...

…New York City. Yes, the award for the worst landlord goes to the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA). Demonstrating and supporting the theory that government does things far worse than can be done in the private sector, NYCHA is a complete disaster. 846 more words