Harlem Residents Tossed Out Of de Blasio Town Hall

More than a dozen East Harlem residents were tossed out a town hall meeting Thursday night after giving Mayor Bill de Blasio an earful over his controversial rezoning plan to bring more high-rise housing to the neighborhood. Continue Reading →

Harlem Community Board Rejects Rezoning Plans

Community Board 11 in East Harlem rejected a controversial rezoning proposal amid anxiety over rising rents and displacement. Continue Reading →

A Rezoning Trojan Horse For East Harlem

In the ancient tale Aeneid of Virgil from the time of Augustus, an invading force of mercenaries arrived at the gates of Troy in a large wooden horse posed as a gift to gain favor with the residents to enter into and take over the unsuspecting populace. Continue Reading →

East Harlem Rezoning Opponents Deliver Giant Turkey To Mayor Bill de Blasio

Bill_de_Blasio_11-2-2013Protesters marched on Gracie Mansion carrying a giant plastic turkey Sunday to voice their opposition of a plan to upzone East Harlem. Continue Reading →

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