Federal Monitor Sounds Alarm Over Lead Paint In NYCHA Buildings, Says There's 3 Times More Than Previously ThoughtA big job is getting even bigger -- removing the lead paint from New York City public housing.
NYC Council Announces New Legislation To Help NYCHA Residents Dealing With MoldCity Council member Ritchie Torres says NYCHA has a history of not effectively addressing mold problems.
Water Main Break Leaves Harlem NYCHA Complex Without Running WaterA water main break shut down service to 10 buildings Sunday at the Taft Houses.
NYCHA To Test More Than 100 Community Centers For Lead-Based PaintThese centers run programs for children under the age of 6.
A Dozen Families Displaced After Fire At NYCHA Building In The BronxFlames broke out around 6:40 p.m. Thursday inside the building on Findlay Avenue in the Concourse section.
CBS2 Demands Answers, Gets Action For NYCHA Tenant Claiming Agency Wouldn't Fix Leak-Filled ApartmentJust moments before CBS2 aired Rivera’s story at 6 p.m. on Friday, NYCHA responded, saying the agency sent contractors to repair radiator knobs and a steam leak in the living room.
Victim Spends 2 Hours Trapped Inside Elevator At NYCHA BuildingThe victim was trapped for two hours. Crews had to break down a wall to save them.
CBS2 Demands Answers After Mother Gets Little Help From NYCHA Despite Repeated Flooding Issues"Obviously she'd be a priority," Mayor de Blasio claimed. Margie Beltran says she's not felt prioritized. NYCHA then denied her request to be reimbursed for property damage.
New Report Says Mayor De Blasio Has Failed To Keep Campaign Promise To Fix Income InequalityThe disparity between the rich and the poor in New York City has barely budged, according to a new report by the Manhattan Institute.
Citi Bike Offering Free Month Of Membership For NYCHA Residents, SNAP RecipientsCiti Bike is offering a free month of membership to New Yorkers who live in public housing or receive food stamps.
'I Hope It Works Out': New NYCHA Head Arrives For First Day On The JobHe readily told CBS2 he came in at 7 a.m. and planned to do it every day.
Police: Men Posing As NYCHA Workers Rob 2 People At GunpointThe suspects had on blue NYCHA uniforms when they knocked on the victims’ door Wednesday near the FDR Drive.
New NYCHA Monitor Details In Exclusive Interview With CBS2 Just How Antiquated Struggling Agency IsHis name is Bart Schwartz. He's the man on the hot seat, the new monitor hired to overhaul the city's troubled public housing system.
Federal Monitor Finds NYCHA Broke Promises To Clean Up Rats, Mold And Lead PaintThe report says the city has not kept promises to fix a vast array of problems, from getting rid of rats and mold to lead paint abatement.
Urban Affairs Expert Discusses Scathing NYCHA ReportCBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer spoke with CBSN New York's urban affairs expert, Mark Peters, about a damning report on the state of NYCHA.