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TOTALLY OUT-OF-CHARACTER

Proposed Development Raised Community Ire, Deemed Out-of-Scale by Commissioners Rendering of 536 Halsey Street. Image Credit: LPC. Commissioners asked for revisions to proposal, which would see two ...
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LIKING FAMILY LEAVE & INFRASTRUCTURE

Trump Family Leave, Infrastructure Proposals Widely Popular by Frank Newport Story Highlights Republicans and Democrats strongly endorse family leave, infrastructure Majorities of Americans also agree ...
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GIVE GENEVA THE TIME IT NEEDS

SCHUMER URGES HUD TO GRANT 6-MONTH EXTENSION SO GENEVA HOUSING AUTHORITY CAN RENOVATE UNITS & PROVIDE DESPERATELY NEEDED HOUSING FOR SENIORS & LOW INCOME FAMILIES Without Extension, GHA Could ...
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TALK ABOUT THE SECOND AVENUE SUBWAY

COMPLETE VIDEO: Michael Horodniceanu Speaks at the 141st CityLaw Breakfast MTA’s Construction Chief Michael Horodniceanu speaking at the 141st CityLaw Breakfast. Image Credit: CityLaw On ...
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INVESTING IN EAST NEW YORK

Mayor de Blasio and Council Member Espinal Publish Progress Report on Promised Commitments for East New York Neighborhood Plan As first anniversary of East New York rezoning approaches, comprehensive ...
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FINED $2500 FOR SRO USE

Owner Fined $1200 for SRO Use 101-36 104th Street in Queens. Image Credit: GoogleMaps. Owner leased space to non-profit providing services under contract with the State Department of Mental Health. ...
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FREE HOME IMPROVEMENT

After he painted Donald E.’s home, Robert J. sued to recover payment for the work. But both the Suffolk County District Court and the Appellate Term, Second Department, didn’t think Robert ...
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LESS THAN STELLAR LANDLORDS WILL BE CALLED TO TASK

NYC Tenants Say Landlord Overcharged Them By Skirting Rent Regulations A group of tenants are suing Stellar Management, accusing the company of overcharging them on their leases By Ciara McCarthy ...
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A 22-STORY TOWER FOR WEST CHELSEA?

Zoning Committee Hears Testimony on New 22-Story Building in West Chelsea City Council Member Corey Johnson. Image credit: NYCC/William Alatriste City Council’s Zoning Committee discusses ...
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THEY'VE HUNG US OUT TO DRY!

Dozens Of Tenants Sue Big-Time Landlord Over Alleged Systematic Illegal Rent Increases BY NATHAN TEMPEY IN NEWS ON APR 19, 2017 1:35 PM 701 West 177th Street, a Washington Heights building owned by ...
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4,700 AFFORDABLE UNITS IN A YEAR

One Year Under Mandatory Rules Produces 4,700 Affordable Units Mayor De Blasio at New York Law School. Image Credit: CityLand Mayor and City Council celebrate progress in production of affordable ...
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MASS RENT VIOLATIONS UNCOVERED

A group of about 60 apartment residents contends in a lawsuit filed in Manhattan that Stellar Management illegally overcharged them By Laura Kusisto April 18, 2017 1:20 p.m. ET A group of about 60 ...
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TENANT WAIVED LOFT LAW CHALLENGE

Tenant Waived Right to File Challenge Against Loft Board 329 Greenwich Street in Manhattan. Image Credit: CityLaw. Loft tenant filed a petition to annul a New York City Loft Board’s amended ...
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NYC NEEDS A LAND BANK!

Statement From NYC Comptroller Stringer on New York City’s Missed Opportunity to Benefit from A.G. Schneiderman’s Land Bank Grants Attorney General Eric Schneiderman recently announced $20 ...
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TIME TO RISE!

A.G. Schneiderman Announces New Program To Address And Transform Problem Homes And Buildings Cities For Responsible Investment And Strategic Enforcement (“Cities RISE”) Will Equip Up To 40 ...
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NEW FAIR, BABY CARE, CENTERS

Governor Cuomo Announces New Baby Care Centers at the Great New York State Fair in Central New York New Supervised and Air-Conditioned Centers will Provide Privacy and Comfort Improved Visitor ...
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NO GUT-PUNCHING NORTH HEMPSTEAD

FOLLOWING PUSH, SCHUMER ANNOUNCES FEMA HAS DECIDED NOT TO CLAWBACK MILLIONS IN ALREADY-SPENT SANDY AID FROM TOWN OF NORTH HEMPSTEAD; SENATOR MADE CASE FOR TOWN, SAYING CLAWBACK WOULD BE GUT PUNCH TO ...
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EXEMPT DUE TO SUBSTANTIAL REHAB

Buildings Exempted from Rent Law Image Credit: GoogleMaps. Red Hook developer converted commercial buildings into residential apartments. Harbor Tech LLC in 1999 purchased a commercial complex located ...
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LEAVE OUR FEDERAL LANDS ALONE!

Slim Majority Now Opposes Oil Exploration on Federal Lands by Jeffrey M. Jones Story Highlights 53% oppose opening lands for oil exploration Five years ago, about two-thirds were in favor Declining ...
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SUNY GETS A $21 MILLION RESIDENCE HALL

Governor Cuomo Announces New $21 Million Residence Hall at SUNY College at Brockport Design Build Method Expected to Expedite Delivery and Create Cost Savings for SUNY College at Brockport Governor ...
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UPSTATE NEEDS STELLA MONEY

SCHUMER, GILLIBRAND URGE FEMA TO BE READY TO QUICKLY APPROVE DISASTER DECLARATION FOR UPSTATE NEW YORK COUNTIES HIT BY MARCH SNOWSTORM Schumer, Gillibrand Write To FEMA Urging Agency To Be Ready To ...
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LOOKING @ FUTURE JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Experts Examine the Current State of The U.S. Workforce and What Jobs May Be in Future Demand Skills Gap and Lack of Opportunities Cited As Factors in National Employment Picture Upgrading the skills ...
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A NEW GARAGE IN KINGSTON

NYC Department of Environmental Protection Completes New Fleet Garage in Kingston DEP Invests More Than $100,000 to Upgrade Garage at Former Army Reserve Center More Photos of the Facility, Including ...
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WE ALL NEED LESS SCAFFOLDING

Guy carrying sign that reads: We all need help from Christ
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BUILDING ON TOP OF THE FLATBUSH CATON?

City Council Considering 251 Affordable Units to be Built on Top of the Flatbush Caton Market The Flatbush Caton Market at 794 Flatbush Avenue. Approval would allow the construction of 251 Affordable ...
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