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Chelsea »

Fulton Houses Intersection Renamed After Man Who Died Protecting Cousin

The corner of West 19th Street and Ninth Avenue is now Brandon Romero Way.

Red Hook »

City to Install New Temporary Boilers in Red Hook Houses, Officials Say

Ten mobile boilers that are fueled by natural gas will be brought to Red Hook in the next month. 

Morris Heights »

Domestic Violence Victims Wait Up to a Decade for Emergency NYCHA Housing

Nearly 500 survivors are on the list for housing because they were abused, the agency said.

East Harlem »

Man Shot to Death Inside East Harlem Public Housing Complex

The 36-year-old victim was rushed to Metropolitan Hospital, but couldn't be saved.

Fort Greene »

Councilwoman Laurie Cumbo to Hold Inauguration at NYCHA Community Center

Laurie Cumbo's inauguration at Ingersoll Community Center will include music, food and performances.

Coney Island »

Dog Owner Claims Police Shot at Her During Arrest for Walking Without Leash

Elizabeth Villafane says she was holding her dog when an officer shot at them in her apartment hallway.

Upper West Side »

New UWS Councilwoman Helen Rosenthal to Tackle Homeless Shelter, Bike Lane

Rosenthal talked to DNAinfo New York about her top goals for the neighborhood. 

Lower East Side »

Bill Seeks to Stop NYPD From Charging NYCHA $74M a Year for Patrols

Daniel Squadron proposed a bill to prevent the NYPD from forcing NYCHA to pay for public housing patrols.

Lower East Side »

Public Housing Tenants Sue Over NYCHA's Plan for Luxury High-Rises

Tenants at five public housing developments say NYCHA failed to do proper environmental reviews.

Red Hook »

NYCHA Helps Red Hook Houses Prepare for Future Storms

NYCHA hosted a preparedness event to encourage Red Hook residents to be ready for emergencies.

Lower East Side »

Citi Bike Signups Scarce Among Poor New Yorkers, Data Show

A review of city data shows very few low-income residents have purchased annual Citi Bike memberships.

Upper West Side »

Public Housing Tenants Join Suit Opposing NYCHA Development Plan

The Legal Aid Society has filed a lawsuit on behalf of Douglass and Baruch Houses residents. 

Astoria »

$1 Billion Housing Development for Hallets Point Approved by City Council

The council also approved $500,000 to study possibly ferry service for the peninsula.

Astoria »

City Planning Approves Rezoning for Massive Hallets Point Development

The project would bring over 2,000 apartments, a waterfront esplanade and retail to Hallets Point.

Chelsea »

Developer to Spruce Up Fulton Houses Playground Threatened with Demolition

Artimus Construction wanted to bulldoze the playground for parking, but will now renovate it.

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