NYCHA will be holding resident and stakeholder meetings to discuss the lease of land for the construction of new low income and market rate buildings at eight developments. According to NYCHA the income generated through land leases would be dedicated to building improvements at the eight developments and other public housing properties citywide. In addition NYCHA has stated that No public housing apartments will be demolished and no families will be displaced as a result of the land lease program.
Below is a list of resident meetings with specific locations, dates and times.
June 13, 2013
Meeting Location & Time: Bard High School. 525 E Houston St., 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
June 19, 2013
Meeting Location & Time: Campos Plaza Community Center, 611 E 13th St., 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
June 20, 2013
Meeting Location & Time: Meltzer Senior Center, 94 E 1st St.,, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Rosie wants to ensure that any Infill plans that move forward have clear and compelling benefits for residents. All residents are urged to submit testimony.
Please submit your comments to:
New York City Housing Authority
Land Lease Comments
PO Box 3422
New York, NY 10008