City Limits rounds up the latest housing and land use-related events, public hearings and affordable housing lotteries that are ending soon.
Welcome to City Limits’ NYC Housing Calendar, a weekly feature where we round up the latest housing and land use-related events and hearings, as well as upcoming affordable housing lotteries that are ending soon. If you know of an event we should include in next week’s calendar, email email@example.com.
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Upcoming Housing and Land Use-Related Events:
- Thursday, May 25 at 1:30 p.m.: The NYC Council is expected to vote on a series of bills to expand eligibility and strengthen the CityFHEPS rental assistance voucher program. More here.
- Thursday, May 25 at 4 p.m.: NYU’s Furman Center will present a panel discussion in-person and virtually, “By the Numbers: New York City’s Low-Density Neighborhoods,” moderated by WNYC reporter and City Limits’ alum David brand. More here.
- Tuesday, May 30 at 6:30 p.m.: The Atlantic Avenue Mixed-Use Plan (AAMUP) Working Group will meet to discuss the proposed Atlantic Avenue rezoning related to land use, housing and density. More here.
- Wednesday, May 31 at 9:30 a.m.: The Right to Council Coalition will rally outside Brooklyn and Bronx housing courts to call for funding for the city’s landmark “Universal Access” law to provide legal representation to low-income tenants facing eviction. More here.
- Wednesday, May 31 at 10 a.m.: The Dept. of Housing, Preservation and Development will have its outreach van at 1545 Westchester Ave. in the Bronx until 4 p.m., offering assistance on applying for affordable housing, how to file a housing complaint and more. More here.
NYC Housing Lotteries Ending Soon: The New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) are closing lotteries on the following subsidized buildings over the next week:
- Simba Simbi Seniors, Brooklyn, for senior households earning between up to $60,050
- 1760 Grand Avenue Apartments, Bronx, for households earning between $73,920 – $187,330
- The Brooklyn Tower, Brooklyn, for households earning between $90,172 – $215,150
- 85-87 Herkimer Street Apartments, Brooklyn, for households earning between $102,823 – $187,330
- 28 Bartlett Street Apartments, Brooklyn, for households earning between $137,143 – $215,150
- 61 Clarkson Avenue Apartments, Brooklyn, for households earning between $88,869 – $156,130
- 963 Atlantic Avenue Apartments, Brooklyn, for households earning between $58,115 – $187,330