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Gowanus »

Art Collective for NYCHA Youth Aims to Bridge Growing Divide in Gowanus

The Gowanus Houses Art Collective gives young NYCHA residents a forum for artistic expression.

Bed-Stuy »

City Rolls Out Domestic Violence Response Team for NYCHA Residents

The agency will provide services and resources directly to victims at NYCHA developments. 

Brooklyn Heights »

Photo Exhibit Battles Misconceptions About City's Public Housing Tenants

"We the People," which features photos and stories from 20 NYCHA residents, opens this month.

Crown Heights »

Political Candidate Accuses Foe of Ignoring Rape Reports Without Proof

Rubain Dorancy accused Jesse Hamilton of ignoring 6 alleged rapes and assaults, with no substantiation.

Mott Haven »

Mott Haven Resident Develops Plan to Revitalize Local Housing Project

A longtime Mill Brook Houses resident has a plan to create better public space.

Central Harlem »

Randolph Houses to Be Refurbished After Decades-Long Wait

The A. Phillip Randolph Houses will combine public housing and affordable housing units.

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.

Williamsburg »

Hasidic Residents Blame Poor Security at NYCHA Building for Shooting

Residents blame a lack of police and security cameras for Friday's shooting of a 25-year-old Hasidic man.

Jamaica »

Police Arrest Man in Sex Assault of 13-Year-Old in Elevator

Jemmal Bryan, 29, was taken into custody for attacking a young girl on Aug. 18, cops said.

Williamsburg »

Gas Outage Hits Williamsburg NYCHA Complex Third Time in 18 Months

The city hasn't told Independence Towers tenants when gas will be restored.

Chelsea »

Furious Residents Demand Plan to Build Parking Lot on Playground be Dropped

The project next to Chelsea's Fulton Houses was certified earlier this week.

Bed-Stuy »

Kings County Tennis League Serves Up First Lesson of the Year in Bed-Stuy

The Kings County Tennis League started up again on Saturday in four different public housing complexes.

Williamsburg »

Elderly Woman Who Died in Brooklyn Fire Was Bedridden, Family Says

Nelly Bermudez, 78, died in her bed Saturday night in the Taylor-Wythe Houses in Williamsburg.

Lower East Side »

Man Stabbed in Chest at Baruch Houses

A 26-year-old man was stabbed in the chest by a group of men, police said.

New York City »

Power Restored to Final NYCHA Developments Left in the Dark by Sandy

Many residents in public housing are still waiting for their heat and hot water to be restored, however.