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  1. the city
    New NYCHA Monitor Bart Schwartz Clashed With the SECThe man tapped by the Feds to oversee public housing quit a receivership job in 2017 amid concerns over fees and a potential conflict of interest.
  2. the city
    New NYCHA Monitor’s Strange Political BedfellowsFederal officials’ pick to oversee public housing has links to Andrew Cuomo, Rudy Giuliani — and controversial activist Lenora Fulani.
  3. the city
    Shafted: NYCHA Elevator Chief SuspendedPosters went up barring Ivo Nikolic from NYCHA properties in an ongoing probe into elevator maintenance in the city’s sprawling public housing system.
  4. the city politic
    Hundreds of NYCHA Residents Are Facing the Polar Vortex With No HeatWith temps dropping and a potential federal takeover looming, tenants are being hit with trouble on all sides – and some are talking rent strike.
  5. This New York City Housing Project Works. What’s Different About Ocean Bay?This complex in the Rockaways was rebuilt and is clean, well-maintained, and safe.
  6. Could the Grenfell Tower Disaster Happen in New York?Don’t be complacent: High-rise building failures are never accidents, and contempt for the poor is global.
  7. Cash-strapped New York City Public Housing Authority Faces Cut in Federal FundsAmerica’s largest public-housing system depends heavily on money from Washington. Now less is on the way.
  8. gallery
    Residents in New York’s Projects Turn the Camera Onto ThemselvesA new book, Project Lives,  features residents’ photos of everyday life in public housing.
  9. awful things
    Bronx Man May Have Been Killed While ‘Elevator Surfing’Though his girlfriend says he was just trying to get out of a stuck car.
  10. the racie for gracie
    The Democratic Mayoral Candidates Had a Sleepover in the ProjectsSeparate sleepovers, but still.