Tenant organizers are putting the pressure on Democrats who have yet to back a bill sponsored by Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal to repeal a mechanism blamed for stripping tens of thousands of apartments from rent stabilization.
The state came through with $100 million for capital work. The feds are sending $3 billion for Sandy repairs and resiliency work. Now, if the authority can find another $18 billion, they're in business. Continue Reading
Mayor de Blasio promises to follow up on campaign promises and bring planning closer to the community. But he'll face obstacles delivering on those vows. Continue Reading