Harlem’s Benjamin, Jackson And Others Pass Strongest Tenant Protections In State History

The Senate Democratic Majority today passed the Housing Stability and Tenant Protection Act of 2019, the strongest affordable housing and tenant protections legislation in state history. Sign-Up for Constant Contact Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep. Espaillat And Sen. Warrens Legislation Housing For Survivors Of Natural Disasters

United States Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Representative Adriano Espaillat today led 10 of their Senate and House colleagues in reintroducing legislation that enables survivors of major natural disasters to Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Appoints Vicki Been As New Deputy Mayor For Housing And Economic Development

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced today Vicki Been will serve as the new Deputy Mayor for Housing and Economic Development. Sign-Up for Constant Contact e-mail marketing! Harlem World Magazine, relies Continue Reading →

Uptown Council Member Rosenthal’s Vacant Storefront Registry And Other Legislation Reviewed

Council Member Helen Rosenthal‘s legislation which mandates the tracking of commercial storefronts across New York City was reviewed at a Small Business committee hearing today. Sign-Up for Constant Contact e-mail Continue Reading →

NYCEDC And NYC Parks Release Public Proposal To Design Parks Along Harlem River

New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), in partnership with NYC Parks, today released a Request for Proposals (RFP) seeking a consultant to design two new waterfront parks at Academy Street Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep. Adriano Espaillat Statement On Agreement Between NYCHA And HUD

Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat issued the following statement regarding the announcement by U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson and the New York City Housing Authority Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep. Espaillat Votes To Protect NY Families And To Re-Open The Departments Of Transportation And HUD

Today, Harlem Rep. Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) joined House Democrats to pass the FY 2019 Transportation and Housing and Urban Development appropriations bills to re-open these two essential government agencies. Sign-Up Continue Reading →

New Public Advocate Letitia James Says From Harlem To Hollis NYC Is ‘Worst Landlord’

Public Advocate Letitia James has previously used her ranking of bad landlords publicly shame the city’s most unscrupulous property owners reports Patch. Sign-Up for Constant Contact e-mail marketing! Harlem World Continue Reading →