After 2 Homeless Found Dead On Subway, NYC Details Plans To Reach 'Human Beings Whose Lives Came Unglued'The mayor has promised a safe bed and support services to every homeless person being displaced by the nightly shutdown of all subway service meant to give MTA crews time to clean trains.
NYS Comptroller's Office Says Outreach Agency Has Failed To Get Homeless Individuals Out Of Subway StationsThe Bowery Residents' Committee was hired to help get vulnerable New Yorkers into shelters and out of subway stations.
Non-Profit Given $14 Million By MTA To Handle Homeless Outreach Has Done Almost No Work At All, Report FindsComptroller Thomas DiNapoli found the Bowery Residents Committee is "failing to assist homeless people as much as possible… and the MTA is not adequately monitoring BRC's provision of outreach services."
Homeless Shelter Fight Brewing In Lower ManhattanControversy over a new homeless shelter has neighbors choosing sides in Chelsea. The fight isn't about where the shelter is being built, but whether the people building it were honest about their plans.