Federal Monitor And NYCHA Announce Action Plan For $450 million In State Reimbursement Funding

Today Federal Monitor Bart M. Schwartz and the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) announced the Action Plan. Continue Reading →

Town Hall To Challenge NYCHA Sales Of Public Housing From Harlem To Hollis

NYCHA residents from around the city, led by the Holmes-Isaacs Coalition with the support of Justice Center en el Barrio, are joining together for a town hall on Thursday, September 26 to demand sustainable and livable NYCHA housing without privatization. Continue Reading →

Harlem NYCHA Public Complexes And Repairs To Transition To Private Management

Two Harlem public housing developments operated by the New York City Housing Authority will be transitioned to private management in an effort to secure needed repairs at the buildings, city officials announced this week. Continue Reading →

New Health Partnerships With City Government Agencies To Enroll NYers From Harlem To Hollis

MetroPlus Health Plan today announced new partnerships with the Fire Department of the City of New York, NYC Housing Authority and the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission to provide New Yorkers affordable health insurance.

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Dozens Of Lead-Poisoned Kids Left In Their Contaminated NYCHA Apartments

Children from Harlem to Hollis, Queens remained in nearly three dozen public housing apartments potentially years after city inspectors discovered definitive evidence of lead paint in their homes from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Appoints Three New Members To NYCHA Board Of Directors

Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced the appointment of three new members to the Board of the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA), including one current public housing resident. Continue Reading →

NYCHA Will X-Ray For Lead Paint At 135,000 Apartments From Harlem To Hollis

The embattled New York City Housing Authority has launched a new effort to identify apartments contaminated with lead paint using X-ray devices that can detect the metal through multiple layers of paint. Continue Reading →

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