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Department of Homeless Services

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Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

East Siders Help Homeless While Fighting their Shelter

Locals want the men's shelter out of the former Bellevue Psychiatric building, but they're still helping the homeless.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Homeless Put in UWS Buildings With Safety Violations

The city is renting rooms for homeless men in buildings with serious safety violations.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Lawmaker Wants to Stop Homeless Moving into Illegal Hotels

Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal will introduce legislation to stop the city from moving homeless into "illegal hotels."

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

City Rents Rooms for Homeless in Hotels It Tried to Shut Down

The city tried to shut down two single-room occupancy hotels in 2007, now it's renting rooms from them.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

City Officials Skip Out on UWS Homeless Shelter Meeting

Department of Homeless Services officials skipped a meeting about a controversial homeless shelter.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Tenants Offered $50,000 to Make Way for Homeless Shelter

Tenants at the Hotel Alexander have been offered $50,000 and three years rent if they leave their homes.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Kips Bay Residents Want City to Restart Bellvue Building Redevelopment

Residents want the original Bellevue Building redeveloped and the homeless shelter moved.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Controversial Chelsea Homeless Shelter Slated for Spring Opening

The Bowery Residents Committee is moving forward with its spring opening of a controversial Chelsea shelter.

Manhattan »

City Rent Subsidy Program Comes Under Fire from Comptroller

The city is being criticized for failures in a rent subsidy program designed to keep families out of shelters.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Chelsea Residents Push Non-Profit to Reduce Beds in Proposed Shelter

With the ranks of the homeless growing, neighborhood leaders balk at plans to designate more space for shelters.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Chelsea Board Hopes Nonprofit Will Amend Plans for 325-Bed Homeless Facility

Community leaders are anxious over a plan to place a $15 million homeless shelter on a largely residential strip.

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