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City Council member Helen Rosenthal. (credit: nyc.gov)

‘Poor Door’ To Get Redesign At West Side Manhattan Skyscraper As Opposition To Them Mounts

Residents of the affordable portion will now get shared access to a courtyard and a roof deck facing the Hudson River.

08/29/2014

De Blasio Budget Proposal May 8 (CBS 2)

De Blasio On ‘Poor Doors:’ Future Development Should Have ‘Equal Approach’

Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday that he voted for a Riverside Boulevard development that will include a separate door for low-income tenants only with the idea of increasing affordable housing in mind.

07/29/2014

Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer calls for end to "poor doors." (credit: Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer/Twitter)

Manhattan Borough President Pushes For Legislation To Ban ‘Poor Doors’

While some city council members have continued to fight a planned apartment complex with separate doors for luxury and affordable units, one official wants to change the law for the future.

07/26/2014

Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer calls for end to "poor doors." (credit: Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer/Twitter)

City Officials Call For End To ‘Poor Doors’ In New Developments

A loophole in the City’s Inclusionary Housing Zoning incentive system apparently allowed one developer to build a 33-story high-rise on Riverside Drive South on the Upper West Side with two income entrances

07/25/2014