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.
NYC Bringing Free Broadband Service To 5 Public Housing ComplexesThe city will invest $10 million at five New York City Housing Authority developments in Queens, Brooklyn and the Bronx to provide high-speed broadband service.
NYCHA Launches 'Fix It Forward' Initiative To Speed Up RepairsNYCHA general manager Michael Kelly says in the past the agency started to lose its core business as a property manager, so it is rolling out a new repair strategy called "Fix It Forward."
De Blasio Administration Unveils Plans To Improve New York City Housing AuthorityNYCHA has an operating deficit of nearly $100 million and some of its buildings are falling apart.
NYC Officials Cheer $3 Billion Federal Grant For Superstorm Sandy AidThe money will used at 33 developments damaged by the 2012 storm.
CBS2 Exclusive: 140 Families In Bronx Housing Project Without Heat Given Hot Plates To Cook OnHundreds of families fear for their safety. They live in public housing and have been without gas for more than two months. They say the city's temporary solution to the problem puts them at risk.
NYCHA Residents Demand State Funding For Housing Improvements At Albany RallyEarlier this year a report was released detailing what it said were deplorable conditions in public housing in the city.
NYPD To Revise Patrol Guide After Stop-And-Frisk Lawsuit SettlementThe NYPD will revise its patrol guide and training materials over stop-and-frisk practices in New York City Housing Authority buildings, as part of a preliminary agreement to settle a lawsuit.
Comptroller Scott Stringer Blasts NYCHA For Squandering Funding OpportunitiesComptroller Scott Stringer announced that an audit by his office found mismanagement and bureaucratic paralysis caused NYCHA to miss out on nearly $700 million in revenue and savings.