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215 Unit Affordable Housing Coming to Brownsville on Rockaway Ave With Union Labor Involvement

RiseBoro Community Partnership, a non-profit, is partnering with Slate Property Group to build a 215-unit affordable housing project in...

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City Council Candidate Nikki Lucas Gains Strong Endorsement From Carpenters Union

By Jason Linetsky for East New York News With less than a month until early voting begins for New York City’s primaries, City Council...

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City Council Candidate Nikki Lucas Will Announce the Carpenter’s Union Endorsement of Her Campaign Wed. May 19 at a Rally in East New York to Fight the Privatization of NYCHA

Brooklyn, New York (May 18, 2021) Today it was announced that the New York City District Council of Carpenters has endorsed Nikki Lucas for...

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Nikki Lucas and Chris Banks Join Starrett City Residents To Stop Rent Hike

East New York community advocates gathered with Spring Creek Towers (Starrett City) residents to fight against rent increases.  Nikki...

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Join Senator Roxanne Persaud At A Tenants Rights Virtual Townhall About COVID-19 Eviction Moratorium Tuesday March 16

From Senator Roxanne Persaud (19th Senate District) On Tuesday evening, March 16, 2021, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., I will host Brooklyn...

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Fulton Houses Tenants Call Out Jumaane Williams and Others for Ignoring Their 2-Year-Long Opposition to RAD the Plan That Hands NYCHA Over to Private Developers

photo: Jackie Lara and other tenants of Fulton Houses speak at a rally in December 2020 opposing any privatization of their homes and...

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Comptroller Stringer Releases Housing Agenda to Address the Growing Affordable Housing and Homelessness Crisis

New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer released an expansive 27-point housing plan to address the growing affordable housing and...

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Mayoral Candidate Maya Wiley Picks Up Major Endorsement from NYC’s Largest Labor Union

Maya Wiley, the former legal counsel to Mayor Bill de Blasio, has picked up a major endorsement for her run to become New York City’s...

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VIDEO: Meet Brooklyn Boro President Candidates Khari Edwards and Kim Council As Both Appeared Live on VOICES of East New York

Meet Brooklyn Boro President candidates Khari Edwards and Kim Council. They were guests recently on VOICES of East New York with Nikki...

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Meet The Black Entrepreneur Using Blockchain To Tackle America’s Affordable Housing Crisis

Today, real estate investor and entrepreneur Vernon J. announced the launch of EquityCoin™ (EQTY), the first digital token on the...

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