Public Housing

Sun, Nov 2, 2014, 11:29am
Although October saw several events focusing on the issue, domestic violence remains a problem in the Harlem community, notably in public housing.
Fri, Sep 19, 2014, 2:32am
At the Broadway Democrats club’s town hall meeting at Manhattan Pentecostal Church on Thursday night, discussion centered on conditions in public housing projects and local residents’ relationships with police officers from the 26th Precinct.
Wed, Jun 11, 2014, 11:13pm
After last week's police raid on gangs in the Grant and Manhattanville housing projects, anti-violence advocates are seeking to defuse tensions and direct more funding to community organizations.
Mon, Apr 21, 2014, 12:07am
Graffiti and a gang assault on April 11 have tenant leaders worried that gang violence is on the rise at the Frederick Douglass Houses.
Fri, Mar 7, 2014, 4:33am
Ahead of public housing funding changes that will transfer money from security toward repairs, the tenants of local public housing complexes say that the city needs to look instead at the relationship between police and residents instead.
Wed, May 1, 2013, 2:56am
Public housing advocates are criticizing City Council candidate Marc Landis for his professional ties to real estate developer Tahl Propp Equities, a company that critics say works against the cause of increasing and improving low-income housing.
Tue, Apr 9, 2013, 7:40pm
The resolution came in response to the New York City Housing Authority's controversial plan to build three market-rate apartment towers in the public housing complex, between Manhattan and Amsterdam Avenue and between 100th and 104th streets.
Mon, Mar 7, 2011, 1:31am
New statistics led State Senator Bill Perkins to hold an emergency meeting with the New York City Housing Authority and Tenants Association presidents in February.
Fri, Feb 26, 2010, 4:37am
John Rhea, NYCHA chairman, met with members of the Randolph Tenant Association a to discuss the blight and decay of city-owned brownstones on 114th Street.
Thu, Nov 19, 2009, 4:31am
“You can’t smoke anywhere, now you can’t smoke at home?”