NYCHA FOIL update : Reports based on new data are forthcoming

NYCHA FOIL update : Reports based on new data are forthcoming

Following a period of difficulty in accessing large data files produced by the New York City Housing Authority in response to a Freedom of Information Law request, Progress Queens will soon be publishing reports based on the new data.

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New FOIL data from NYCHA reveals borough distribution of asbestos tests

New FOIL data from NYCHA reveals borough distribution of asbestos tests

The New York City Housing Authority has produced over 400 GB of data as a supplemental response to a FOIL request, revealing the borough distribution for what appeared to be asbestos tests.

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Further Python analysis reveals NYCHA's mold- and mildew-related service requests by housing development, borough

Further Python analysis reveals NYCHA's mold- and mildew-related service requests by housing development, borough

Brooklyn was site of the most mold-related and mildew-related service requests made by NYCHA's tenants, according to further Python reviews of FOIL data received by Progress Queens.

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Further Python analysis of NYCHA FOIL records reveals diverging trends in mold, mildew

Further Python analysis of NYCHA FOIL records reveals diverging trends in mold, mildew

Further Python analysis of records obtained from the New York City Housing Authority in response to a Freedom of Information Law request reveals diverging trends in the incidence of mold and mildew maintenance requests, even in the face of a class action lawsuit over mold remediation and abatement.

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A Python review of NYCHA data raises new questions about the authority's tracking of lead

A Python review of NYCHA data raises new questions about the authority's tracking of lead

New questions are being raised about how the New York City Housing Authority tracks the risks of exposure to lead after Progress Queens conduced analysis of data on records produced by NYCHA to Progress Queens in response to a Freedom of Information Law request.

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