The Department of Homeless Services says it will look at converting part of the Sumner Armory.
Local officials have called for an investigation into the proposed shelter at 165 W. Ninth St.
The city council will decide whether to legalize a building used as a shelter without the proper permits.
A new CityBench at 10th Avenue and 46th Street has become a magnet for the homeless, locals say.
A pair of homeless shelters planned for West 95th Street were rejected by City Comptroller Liu.
The program sends homeless families to buildings while displacing rent-stabilized renters, critics say.
Residents said old mattresses sat in the hallways for weeks and the fire escapes were in disrepair.
The Greenpoint Reformed Church has opened its doors to 10 men, but some residents have complained.
A group of residents is suing the city for planning to place 170 people in a building meant for 30.
Homeless veterans displaced by Sandy from a shelter in LIC have moved into the Carroll Gardens shelter.
Mayor appointed Brad Gair, former deputy commissioner of OEM, as director of housing recovery operations.
Evacuees from Hurricane Sandy were sent to 15 remaining shelters around the city.
Housing Solutions USA promises a seven-person security guard staff and cameras throughout the facility.
Elected officials sent a letter to the DHS commissioner demanding more time for community feedback.
A local church will begin housing the men who sleep in local parks and streets in time for winter.
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