Tag Archives: Housing

HUD announces deal for NYCHA oversight
El HUD anuncia un acuerdo para la supervisión de NYCHA

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has announced an agreement to appoint a federal monitor to oversee
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¡Basta Ya!

The citywide housing crisis has produced some of the highest levels of homelessness since the Great Depression, and only a limited number...
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“At the very top of the island”
“En lo más alto de la isla”

Inwood resident Inger Tilsen- Bretón wrote to Senator Charles Schumer recently. On her mind was the Inwood rezoning, “an issue close to...
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Comptroller admits error on affordable housing report
Contralor admite error en informe de vivienda asequible

Oops, he had to do it again. New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer revealed that there was a major calculation error on a report his office...
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Expanded Right to Counsel bill introduced
Presentado el proyecto de ley ampliado

Se necesitan leyes más fuertes. Los concejales que han presentado una nueva legislación diseñada para fortalecer la ley de "Derecho a...
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Primary Pull
Llamado a las primarias

Este jueves 13 de septiembre, son las elecciones primarias a nivel estatal de Nueva York. Las urnas estarán abiertas de 6 a.m. a 9 p.m. ¿Necesita...
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End of Aid for Evacuees
Fin de la ayuda para evacuados

Time’s up. A federal judge has issued an order denying a request for a preliminary injunction to halt the evictions of hundreds of...
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Hurricane Maria death toll officially upped to nearly 3,000
El número de muertos por el huracán María aumentó oficialmente a casi 3,000

El gobernador de Puerto Rico elevó la cifra oficial de muertos por el huracán María de 64 a 2,975, luego de un estudio independiente realizado por...

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Rents rising fastest in family-dense neighborhoods
Fondos serios requeridos 

Family friendly means serious funding. A new report indicates that rents in New York City have increased 31 percent since 2010...
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What We Have Accomplished
Lo que hemos logrado

Many in our community are rightfully angry over the passage of the Inwood rezoning.It is important to recognize that our struggle...
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A Blueprint for Gentrification at its Finest
Un plan para la gentrificación en su máxima expresión

Estoy profundamente preocupado por la decisión de la semana pasada del Concejo de la ciudad de Nueva York de aprobar el plan de...
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“Our Work Is Never Done”
“Seguimos en la lucha”

In the 1980's, I led the negotiations to stop CUNY tuition increases that would hurt low-income students and hinder our success.  Above all things...
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