Monday, December 3, 2018

McKee's Media - Dec. 3, 2018

Tenants' PAC

Tenants' Rights & Advocacy in a Critical Year
 
New York State's rent laws are expiring in June 2019. State Senator Liz Krueger is hosting an event to help New Yorkers learn about their rights and join the fight to strengthen the laws. The event will start with a discussion on rent law renewal with Mike McKee of TenantsPAC and Delsenia Glover of Tenants & Neighbors, followed by four workshops facilitated by tenant lawyers: Basics of Rent Regulation, If Your Landlord Wants You Out, How To Get Repairs & Improve Building Conditions, and Housing Resources for Older Adults & People with Disabilities.
 
The event will take place on Wednesday, December 5th, from 6pm to 8:30pm at CUNY Graduate Center, Proshansky Auditorium, 365 Fifth Avenue between 34th and 35th Streets.
 
Please RSVP Here or by calling (212) 490-9535

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

City Council proposing 18 bills to crack down on landlords



By Grace Ashford and Kim Barker
Nov. 28, 2018

EXCERPT:

The City Council speaker is introducing a raft of bills on Wednesday aimed at stopping landlords from harassing rent-regulated tenants to force them out of their apartments.

The speaker, Corey Johnson, said the package of 18 bills is intended to close loopholes and address abusive practices identified in The New York Times’s recent series, “Unsheltered,” which showed how some large landlords exploit New York’s fragmented regulatory system to push apartments out of regulation.

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Sunday, November 25, 2018

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Tenants' PAC

NYCHA LEAD PAINT

NYCHA CONTROL
Daily News: NYCHA tenants on LES without heat or hot water since last week's snowstorm
 
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AMAZON DEAL

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Tenants' PAC

ALBANY TENANT PROTECTION
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Tenants' PAC