Investigations, special reports, packages, and articles about the Uniform Land Use Review Procedure, or ULURP.
The long-time Brooklyn political operative Musa Moore has been chairing Brooklyn Community Board 9 at the same time when he has hired himself out as a lobbyist, raising concerns in the community.
A large building going up alongst Roosevelt Avenue serves as a gateway to new construction taking place in Jackson Heights, where officials appear asleep to creeping gentrification pressures.
The City of New York paid $214,475,602 to landlords in calendar year 2016 for rent arrear payments, but the City's Human Resources Administration refused to identify the names of landlords, which received these payments.
The lobbying firm employed by supporters of the proposed BQX street car service has a prolific history of lobbying the New York City Council, a review of State lobbying records shows.
The eviction action against a Brooklyn tenant organiser exposes a vulnerability left unaddressed by past Fair Housing Act enforcement actions undertaken by Federal prosecutors.
After activists marched through Sunnyside, Queens, on Thursday, protesting the reported pro-real estate policies supported by Councilmember Jimmy Van Bramer, one political analyst said the economic issue of gentrification could inform a broader movement for reform taking shape in Queens.
New York City Councilmember Jimmy Van Bramer will be the target of activists organising a march against gentrification next week.
The New York City Housing Authority faces a budget cut of at least $35 million as the authority awaits the outcome of a Federal investigation into the physical condition standards of its public housing developments.
Ten per cent. of the New York City Housing Authority's apartment buildings were rated as being in "troubled" condition, according to inspection data published by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
In a year when Mayor Bill de Blasio finds himself fighting for his political survival, he minimally extends existing budgetary support for NYCHA, even in the face of a reported Federal investigation into toxic living conditions in New York City's public housing.