Investigations, special reports, packages, and articles about the Uniform Land Use Review Procedure, or ULURP.
The administration of New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is waging a campaign of falsely promising new jobs creation in order to pave the way for zone-busting real estate development in Queens, say activists.
Group lobbying for approval of the Brooklyn-Queens Connector, or BQX, deny that opposition announced by Councilmember Carlos Menchaca alters fate of the street car proposal.
The New York City Housing Authority made a promise to Progress Queens to help a vulnerable tenant facing eviction over an administrative requirement, but NYCHA has not followed-through.
Officials with the New York City Housing Authority made misrepresentations about the rate of inspections of public housing apartments suspected of containing lead paint, according to a news report.
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.