Each night before his head hits the pillow, Jerry Jackson layers on his grey fleece and down windbreaker over his pajamas. The 68-year-old’s peculiar bedtime routine began in October of 2019 when his apartment started to feel as if all the windows had been left open on a windy winter night. “It’s a constant wave […]
Bronx residents are hopeful about the La Central housing project, but wary that it comes with complications
Emotions ran high Thursday night at a public hearing about proposed rezoning plans for Inwood, with elected officials and activists accusing each other of shutting down conversation and exploiting racial dynamics to push their agenda. The meeting was a chance for residents to respond to a draft rezoning document released last month by Mayor Bill […]
Existing affordable housing is a key piece of New York’s housing puzzle, and city tax breaks can help the system stay profitable
Community activists and parents call on Department of Education for help
Affordable housing at 66 Rockwell Place still vacant due to disqualified applicants.
Can a massive project that is mostly affordable help preserve the character of the neighborhood?
El Barrio organizes a community effort to fight against the East River Plaza expansion plans
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