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Sunday, January 27, 2013
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Michael Grynbaum
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Friday, January 25, 2013
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Jonathan Lemire
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Thursday, January 24, 2013
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Rev. William Brisotti and Rabbi Michael Mishkin
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Monday, January 21, 2013
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Rev. Bruce Baker and Rabbi Jonathan Blake
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Sunday, January 20, 2013
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Greg B. Smith
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Tuesday, December 18, 2012
On Tuesday, frustrated tenants will take action against the authority for violating the Americans with Disabilities Act — on the grounds that asthma is a disability.
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Tuesday, December 18, 2012
It’s a cry for help from residents of New York City public housing. Many have been complaining about mold in their city apartments for years, but charge the New York City Housing Authority never really confronts the problem.
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Keisha Phillips-Kong and E. Thomas Oliver
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Wednesday, December 5, 2012
As our region continues to recover from the devastation of superstorm Sandy, Gov. Cuomo and Mayor Bloomberg have rightly said that the city and state need to update their infrastructure to deal with the increased likelihood of future flooding. Bloomberg even based his endorsement in the presidential race on President Obama’s position on climate change.
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Amy Stretten
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Tuesday, November 27, 2012
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Greg B. Smith
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Monday, October 1, 2012
T A BREAKFAST meeting last week, city Housing Authority Chairman John Rhea announced he was pursuing $500 million in federal funds for “desperately needed” roof and brickwork repairs. He didn’t mention that two years ago, he decided against going after the same pot of money because he didn’t have qualified staff to spend it wisely, the Daily News has learned.
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Monday, October 1, 2012
Embattled New York City Housing Authority Chairman John Rhea has unveiled plans that he promises will generate several billion dollars to pay for critically needed, long overdue renovations at the agency’s 334 developments.
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Arnie Graf
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Friday, September 28, 2012
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Tracie Strahan
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Sunday, September 16, 2012
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Liam La Guerre
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Wednesday, September 5, 2012
Bobbie Zimmerman and her neighbors are afraid of the rain. On a stormy night last year Zimmerman’s daughter alerted her to the water seeping in from the street in front of their two-family home. Dark, murky waters had risen as high as the door handles on parked cars outside and Zimmerman’s worst fears had come true, ironically, two weeks after Hurricane Irene.
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Kim Plummer Krull
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Thursday, August 23, 2012
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Georgia Kral
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Wednesday, August 15, 2012
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Tim Bidon
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Wednesday, August 15, 2012
Laurelton — For most New Yorkers, rain is just an annoyance. When the sky turns grey, the most pressing question the average New Yorker has to ask is whether or not they remembered their umbrella. But, for a number of people in southeast Queens, a grey sky means that their basements may well be flooded by the time they reach home.
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Marielys Divanne and The Reverend David Haberer
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Thursday, August 9, 2012
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Wednesday, August 8, 2012
Yes, New York City Housing Authority Chairman John Rhea has a tough job, as Mayor Bloomberg assigned a press aide to say in response to Tuesday’s Daily News front page calling on the mayor to fire Rhea and fellow board members.
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