Click on TenantsNY.org for links to all of Michael McKee's Articles of Interest to Tenant Advocates on behalf of Tenants PAC.
Sunday, January 16, 2022
The Upstate/Downstate Housing Alliance (Housing Justice for All), Met Council on Housing, Citizen Action of NY, and NYC Democratic Socialists are hosting a
- What to do if you owe rent?
- How you can fight back against your eviction?
- Permanent solutions for New York's housing crisis
Wednesday, June 30, 2021
ARTICLES OF INTEREST TO TENANT ADVOCATES:(excerpted from Michael McKee's email)
Robert Barnes: U.S. Supreme Court votes 5-4 to leave CDC moratorium on evictions in place (Washington Post)
Scott Wilson: California allocates $5.2 billion to pay overdue rent for low-income residents, $6 billion to convert obsolete properties into housing for homeless Californians (Washington Post) [Compare this to the $2 billion for NY tenants.]
Sara Maslin Nir: There are jobs in the Hamptons. If only workers could afford the rent (New York Times)
David Brand: De Blasio moving thousands of homeless New Yorkers out of hotels back into congregate shelters (City Limits)
Bill Heltsel: Westchester tenants sue state housing agency over swimming pool order for reduction in services (Westchester-Fairfield Business Journal)
Friday, May 21, 2021
Monday, May 17, 2021
Tuesday, April 27, 2021
Thursday, April 1, 2021