Locals met the new New York City Housing Authority Commissioner, Shola Olatoye, last night at a town hall meeting in the Ingersoll Community Center.
Learn about a town hall meeting for NYCHA residents next week organized by City Council Member Laurie Cumbo.
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.
Council Member Laurie Cumbo stands at the intersection of arts and politics. With one foot in each world, will she will be labeled the “arts councilwoman”?
After an investigative piece in The New York Times about Dasani, a homeless child living in Fort Greene, a local advocacy group is receiving donations for those who want to help on a local level.
Learn about Laurie Cumbo, a candidate for the 35th District City Council seat who has plans for improving the New York City Housing Authority.