With NYCHA In Mind, Schumer Vows To Pressure Biden To Double American Jobs Plan Funding For Public HousingWhile President Joe Biden's American Jobs Plan puts aside $40 billion for public housing, advocates and local leaders say that's not enough.
Anti-Violence Fair Held At Harlem Housing Complex Where 10-Year-Old Ayden Wolfe Was Fatally BeatenThe mayor's Action Plan For Neighborhood Safety network hosted the Anti-Violence Services Fair at NYCHA's St. Nicholas Houses.
NYCHA Residents Say Former Federal Official Tricked Them Into Sounding Supportive Of President Trump For RNC VideoAs an administrator for the Department of Housing and Urban Development under former president Trump, Lynne Patton interviewed NYCHA residents about their housing conditions.
Only On 2: Hundreds Of NYCHA Apartments Undergoing Renovations To Change Stigma Of Affordable HousingMany public housing tenants have been plagued by rundown kitchens and bathrooms, mold, broken light fixtures, old flooring and peeling paint on ceilings and walls.
Public Advocate Jumaane Williams Launches 'Mask Up NYC' Initiative With NYCHAThe goal is to provide personal protective equipment to NYCHA developments that have been hit hardest by the coronavirus.
Shootings Outside Queens NYCHA Building Unnerve Local Leaders, Residents; 'We've Seen These Streets Turned Into A War Zone'Three recent shootings in queens outside of a New York City Housing Authority complex have community leaders and victims' families calling for a ceasefire and also justice.
Court Documents Reveal Details In Alleged Deadly Abuse Of 10-Year-Old Ayden Wolfe In HarlemAyden's alleged killer is his mother's 34-year-old boyfriend Ryan Cato.
Police Reveal More Details In Death Of 10-Year-Old Ayden Wolfe; Mother's Boyfriend Ryan Cato Faces Murder ChargesThe boyfriend of the child's mother, 34-year-old Ryan Cato, was arrested Sunday night and charged with murder and endangering the welfare of a child.
Stepfather Arrested In Death Of 10-Year-Old Boy In Harlem Apartment BuildingA Harlem community is saddened and outraged over the death of a 10-year-old boy. Police made an arrest in the case on Sunday night.
Bronx Charity Raises $2.3 Million To Bring COVID Vaccines To Seniors At NYCHA ComplexesThere's a sense of relief for more than 100 residents at the Betances Houses in the Bronx who were eagerly awaiting their COVID shots.
Bronx NYCHA Building Tenants Say They've Had Little To No Heat For MonthsNYCHA says the building has had six heating outages this season due to pipe leaks.
Recent NYCHA Deaths Renew Calls For Safety: 'A Failure At Every Level Of Government'Public Advocate Jumaane Williams held a virtual news conference Sunday highlighting the problems, which he said include underfunding and neglect.
Gov. Cuomo Urges New Yorkers To Get COVID Vaccine: 'We'll Make It Accessible, But We Need You To Accept It'The governor made a point of urging Black New Yorkers to get vaccinated against the coronavirus. Polls show Black Americans are among the most reluctant to get the vaccine despite higher COVID-19 death rates than white Americans.
Serial Killer Suspect Kevin Gavin Allegedly Confesses, Faces Judge Following Arrest For Murders At Brooklyn NYCHA BuildingPolice say Kevin Gavin, 66, is accused of killing three women in his building, the Woodson senior housing development in Brooklyn. They believe his motives involved disputes over money.
NYPD: Kevin Gavin Killed 3 Women At Carter G. Woodson Houses, A Home For Seniors In BrooklynThe NYPD says they've arrested a killer who preyed on victims at a home for seniors in Brooklyn.