From 2014 to 2016, NYCHA was party to over 25,000 annual legal actions regarding its public housing tenants

From 2014 to 2016, NYCHA was party to over 25,000 annual legal actions regarding its public housing tenants

The New York City Housing Authority has released records to Progress Queens in response to an open records request filed under the Freedom of Information Law, providing insight into how many legal actions the public housing agency has been engaged with vis-à-vis its tenants over the three years from 2014 to 2016.

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In wake of public housing and drinking water tragedies elsewhere, prosecutors remain mum about NYCHA investigation

In wake of public housing and drinking water tragedies elsewhere, prosecutors remain mum about NYCHA investigation

As repercussions over the water crisis in Flint, Michigan, lead to criminal charges against public officials and as a deadly fire in a public housing apartment building in London leads to calls for a criminal investigation, Federal prosecutors in New York remain mum about the reported investigation into dangerous living conditions at NYCHA.

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Bharara mum if Feds will join NYCHA class action mold remediation case

Bharara mum if Feds will join NYCHA class action mold remediation case

The office of U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara won't comment about whether Federal prosecutors will join the class action mold remediation and abatement case against the New York City Housing Authority.

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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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Preet Bharara's financial fraud and lead probe add to NYCHA's woes over class action mold abatement case

Preet Bharara's financial fraud and lead probe add to NYCHA's woes over class action mold abatement case

The investigation by the office of U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara into possible false financial claims by New York City Housing Authority officials and lead poisoning of NYCHA residents escalate legal risks for the troubled housing authority facing budget shortfalls and already subject to a special master in a class action mold abatement case.

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