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Senior Housing at Ingersoll Houses

Details Announced for Senior Housing at Ingersoll Houses | Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership

The New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) has announced details for a new affordable senior housing building to rise within the Ingersoll Houses in Fort Greene.   137 more words


Public Action for Affordable Housing

St. Luke’s has received the following letter from Pastor Drew Rindfleisch of San Lucas United Church of Christ (UCC), inviting us to take part in an upcoming action highlighting the corrosive impact of accelerating gentrification on our community. 863 more words


Housing Advocates Urge the Senate to Pass Housing Modernization Bill

The bill would make significant changes to housing assistance programs. It includes:

1. Improve the project basing of vouchers to increase housing options while insuring choice. 59 more words

Affordable Housing

Selected Pieces from Ernest Calloway (1965-1981)

On this beautiful May Day I felt it appropriate to share some writing from an incredibly important and insightful mind of St. Louis black and labor history, the late Ernest Calloway.  129 more words

NYPD, NYCHA speak out after largest gang raid in NYC history

LOWER MANHATTAN — NYCHA residents say they’re living in fear, just a day after the NYPD and Department of Homeland Security rounded up nearly 90 members of two rival Bronx street gangs. 323 more words


Housing as a Public Health Issue

I participated in a call yesterday sponsored by the National Housing Conference. The purpose of the discussion was about housing as a healthcare issue. Much of the information focused on research that shows if a family is homeless for any period of time at all it has terrible effects on children. 100 more words

Affordable Housing

Lawder says ACT Government struggling on affordable housing

A consistent lack of affordable housing in the ACT and Queanbeyan region indicates significant structural issues in the local housing market, according to the 2016 Anglicare… 410 more words