Lawsuit Accuses Farmingdale Village of Housing Bias

A federal judge has ruled that a case accusing the Village of Farmingdale of housing bias will go to trial.

The case was filed by nine Latinos through Hofstra University Law School’s Law Reform Advocacy Clinic. It claims the Village violated the Fair Housing Act by “implementing a redevelopment plan that targeted a 54-unit apartment complex” at 150 Secatogue Ave. The apartment complex housed predominately Hispanic tenants, the case says.

Read remainder of the story at Farmingdale Patch

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About Bob Voelker

Head of the Munsch Hardt (Dallas law firm) Hospitality & Mixed Use Development Group, and former developer of affordable housing. I'm i
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