The hallway outside Spector Hall, where the City Planning Commission held its hearing on the Jerome Avenue rezoning on Wednesday. With the hearing room filled to capacity, there was at one point about 40 people standing or sitting in the hallway, many waiting to testify.
An image of the Jerome Avenue rezoning proposal from the Draft Environmental Impact Statement with additional lines superimposed to indicate the portions of the corridor that fall into each community board. Red = CB4, Blue = CB5, and Purple = CB7
Carmen Vega-Rivera, a tenant leader with Community Action for Safe Apartments, and Wayne Moten, a trade-union member and local resident, address an early August meeting about the pending Jerome rezoning.