CBS2 Exclusive: Bushwick Woman Blames NYCHA For Neglecting Rust, Mold, Peeling PaintAs New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio escalate their war of words over who should fix public housing, a Bushwick woman just wants her apartment fixed.
Public Advocate James Slams NYCHA Over Lead Paint FiascoNew York City Public Advocate Letitia James slammed the city Housing Authority and its leadership over the weekend, saying they lied about lead paint inspections multiple times.
Stringer: ‘Enough Is Enough’ When It Comes To NYCHA Heating ComplaintsNo-heat complaints in dozens of New York City Housing Authority developments this past week caught the attention of the city comptroller.
NYCHA Chair Grilled Over Lapse In Lead Paint InspectionsShola Olatoye was on the hot seat Tuesday, facing questions from the City Council about the agency’s failure to properly inspect for lead paint in public housing.
Parents Worry About Children’s Health As Crews Test Asbestos In City PlaygroundResidents are raising health concerns after watching people wearing hazmat suits test for and remove asbestos from a playground on the Lower East Side.
Woman Slashed To Death In Front Of Son Inside Coney Island NYCHA BuildingA mother was stabbed to death in the hallway of a Brooklyn apartment as her son watched in horror.
CBS2 Exclusive: Brooklyn Residents Not Receiving Mail Deliveries Due To Dispute Over Broken BoxesSome Brooklyn residents are caught in the middle as New York City officials battle with the U.S. Postal Service.
NYCHA Employee Accused Of Stealing Toys From Drive For NeedyToys for needy kids were stolen recently, and police said the man who did it worked directly with the families he was taking from.
Stringer: NYCHA Is Unprepared For Handling EmergenciesComptroller Scott Stringer warned Wednesday that the New York City public housing system is not ready to handle emergencies.
Comptroller: NYC Public Housing Ill-Prepared For EmergenciesHe also said NYCHA does not maintain accurate databases of generators needed in a power failure or of disabled residents who may need extra help to evacuate.
Staten Island Landlord: Tenant Is Squatting While Section 8 Rent Goes ElsewhereLandlord-tenant disputes are a way of life in New York City, but a Staten Island landlord feels his current battle one hits a shocking low.
East Harlem Woman With 5 Dogs Fights NYCHA Eviction ThreatThe city has ordered an East Harlem woman to get rid of her dogs or leave her apartment, and the woman said she should not be forced to make such a choice.