Updated 2:19 p.m. A problematic sewage pipe that flooded three floors of a Jamaica housing development was flushed out Tuesday by a New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) cleaning crew but one resident was forced to remove and clean her damaged belongings. Ebony Holmes, who has lived in an apartment in South Jamaica Houses for […]
Residents are facing flooding yet again at NYCHA South Jamaica Houses after wastewater inundated parts of the building.
Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a plan Tuesday to help revitalize public housing and fix financial problems of the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) by using the housing complexes more efficiently and reducing expenses. The plan, NextGeneration NYCHA, involves various initiatives targeted to save the reeling city agency, which has only “one month remaining of surplus […]
Mayor Bill de Blasio and the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) announced a new initiative that will benefit thousands of residents, including those at the Queensbridge Houses in Long Island City, in the upcoming years. The city officials announced Saturday that $100 million will be going toward addressing the issue of mold at NYCHA […]
NYCHA residents are getting a helping hand to make their lives easier. The Safety Net Project of the Urban Justice Center and Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer launched free legal clinic services on Monday that will serve residents of the New York City Housing Authority. “NYCHA residents deserve stability and the right to live in dignity,” said […]