Mayor Unveils $2.6B Supportive Housing Plan

John Schiumo hosts the November 18, 2015 episode of The Call. I’m happy to see the City furthering its efforts to help more people who are without homes. It’s also reassuring to see the Mayor referring to the units he announced funding for today as “supp ..Read More

New York’s Poorest Area has 44% Living in Poverty

Away from the glittering lights of New York’s entertainment and banking hub, nearly half the residents in the city’s poorest neighborhood live in poverty, according to data released Friday. New York has been unveiling statistics across the cityR ..Read More

Tackling the Homeless Crisis, Without Mr. Cuomo

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday announced a plan to create 15,000 “supportive housing” apartments for chronically homeless New Yorkers. He says he is seriously ramping up the city’s response to a crisis that he promised to fix, but that has gotten wors ..Read More