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By a 45-1 vote, the New York City Council in April approved a rezoning of a 190-block area of East New York and a 15-block area of neighboring Ocean Hill.



City Dips Toe Into Funding Community Land Trusts

The city will distribute a $1.65 million grant from Enterprise Community Partners to three community land trusts and to fund a technical assistance program to assist many new ones.

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Investors Move Quietly in East New York Amid de Blasio’s Housing Construction

As the city predicted when the area was rezoned, most building going on now is for rent-regulated or ‘affordable housing.’ But there are signs that private movers and shakers are starting to shake and move.

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East Harlem Board To Discuss Last Week’s Hectic Rezoning Vote

What exactly did the board vote on? And was the vote even valid? To the best of our knowledge, here’s where things stand.

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City Takes First Step to Transform East New York Transit Hub

Long-neglected Broadway Junction may finally get a makeover, but many details of the potential revitalization remain undetermined.

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