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.
De Blasio: No Plan To Remove NYCHA Leadership Despite Lapse In Lead Paint InspectionsHe said a second round of inspections is underway at affected apartments and should be completed next month.
Councilman Demands Answers From NYCHA Head About Lead Paint ReportsChanges are coming to the city agency in charge of public housing, but some say it isn't enough.
Undercover DOI Investigators Take Appliances From NYCHA Storerooms With No TroubleAn investigation exposed a theft risk at New York City public housing complexes – and a follow-up investigation a year later showed it is still happening.
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.
De Blasio Not Doing Enough To Address Problems Inside NYCHA Housing; Residents SayA crowd gathered outside of city hall on Monday, to demand that Mayor Bill de Blasio do more for residents of NYCHA housing.
Bronx Man Says NYCHA Is Making Life On Kidney Dialysis Even More DifficultA Bronx couple was demanding the city finish repairing their bathtub, which they say has been out of commission for months.
NYCHA Is Still Failing To Keep Criminals Out Of Public Housing, Report SaysThe New York City Department of Investigation said in a new report Tuesday that despite being told by the NYPD, the city’s Housing Authority continues to allow violent criminals and gang members to live in public housing.
De Blasio, HUD Secretary Announce Free Internet For Families In Bronx Public HousingMayor de Blasio and HUD Secretary Julian Castro announced that 5,000 families in Bronx public housing would receive free tablets and mobile internet 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.
Civil Investigation Of NYCHA Garners Additional Attention Following Bronx Gang TakedownU.S. Attorney Preet Bharara is taking a closer look at the quality of life at New York City Housing Authority residences, following one of the largest gang take downs in city history.
City Council Committee Questions NYCHA Over Deadly Elevator AccidentA New York City Council committee on Thursday held a public hearing about faulty elevators in public housing, after a report that complaints were not addressed.