NYCHA Tenants Call On Mayor De Blasio For More Funding To Fix Unsafe, Unsanitary ConditionsNYCHA tenants have launched a campaign to get Mayor Bill de Blasio to agree to a City Council demand to add more funding to the city budget for public housing.
De Blasio: NYCHA Head Olatoye To Leave Post At End Of MonthShola Olatoye made the official announcement Tuesday at the Ocean Bay Apartments in Far Rockaway, Queens.
De Blasio: Shola Olatoye Stepping Down As NYCHA ChiefStan Brezenoff will be named interim chair of the embattled agency.
Cuomo, De Blasio Continue To Feud Over Fixing Public Housing, Subway SystemGov. Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio are at it again. As the governor takes a high-profile victory lap for securing funds to fix public housing and the city subway system, the mayor launches an attack to rain on Cuomo’s parade.
Cuomo Hands Control Of NYCHA Repairs Over To Outside MonitorUnder the governor’s plan, an independent monitor will be appointed to hire an outside contractor to fix things. He’s also giving $550 million in state funds toward repairs.
NYCHA Residents Suffering While Officials Trade Blame In Political Tug-Of-WarFrustrated public housing tenants marched outside NYCHA headquarters Thursday in Lower Manhattan, hoping their prayers for better living would be answered.
'It's No Place You Want To Live:' Family Says NYCHA To Blame For Ceiling Collapse In Bronx ApartmentA 5-month-old boy and a 7-year-old girl escaped serious injury Wednesday night when a ceiling collapsed on them in a public housing building.
Cynthia Nixon Calls NYCHA Conditions ‘Devastating’The “Sex and the City” star and gubernatorial candidate visited the Albany Houses, where tenants complained about leaking ceilings and rodents.
'Enough Is Enough:' Cuomo-De Blasio Feud Over Public Housing Fix EscalatesThe governor toured the Forest Houses in the Bronx on Thursday, not 24 hours after the mayor scoffed at his NYCHA visit, calling it “a political opportunistic act.”
Exclusive CBS2 Investigation: NYCHA Employee Claims Tenant Complaints Closed Out Without Being Completed"It's a big cover up. It's a big, big cover up, they don't care," said the employee, who asked that CBS2 disguise his appearance and voice, for fear of retaliation.
Cuomo Tours Public Housing In East Harlem, Pledges Another $250M For NYCHAThe governor is calling for an independent contractor to fix things and pledging more state money for NYCHA, which is run by the city and the feds.
NYCHA Head Testifies Before City CouncilAmid mounting tension between Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew Cuomo about her agency, New York City Housing Authority Chair and CEO Shola Olatoye testified before the City Council Wednesday.