This edition: Affordable Housing in New YorkTweet
Original tape date: June 26, 2018.
First aired: July 20, 2018.
On this edition of Independent Sources hosted by Zyphus Lebrun, a call from the City Comptroller to restructure the New York City Housing Authority after a federal court found the organization lied to investigators. An analysis of Mayor Bill De Blasio’s plan to build and preserve affordable housing in the city. Then we find out about the effort to create affordable housing for the city’s elderly who are being pushed out of their homes.
Nicholas Dagen Bloom, Ph.D. Co-Editor/Professor, “Affordable Housing in New York: The People, Places, and Policies That Transformed a City”/New York Institute of Technology
Rev. David K. Brawley Pastor, St. Paul Community Baptist Church
Tawana Myers Linden Houses Resident
Dorinda Pannell Linden Houses Resident
Hon. Scott M. Stringer New York City Comptroller, New York City Government
Olivia Wilkins Redwood Senior Living Residen