Locals met the new New York City Housing Authority Commissioner, Shola Olatoye, last night at a town hall meeting in the Ingersoll Community Center.
Read about a cafe closing, a NYCHA town hall meeting and Fort Greene swag in this morning’s news wrap.
We’ve got the details on tonight’s Community Board 2 general meeting – the first of the new year – as well as news on Laurie Cumbo’s inauguration to be held at the Ingersoll Houses Community Center, and a new barbecue eatery coming to the nabe.
City Council Member Letitia James’ allies have said that she is likely to make housing a central issue in her new role as New York City’s Public Advocate.
Learn about Laurie Cumbo, a candidate for the 35th District City Council seat who has plans for improving the New York City Housing Authority.
Locals spoke out against a controversial NYCHA proposal to lease public housing land to developers of luxury apartment buildings.