Judge Blocks City-Sponsored Affordable Housing Project as Discriminatory » Next American City » Buzz

This piece originally ran on The New York World 

Manhattan State Supreme Court judge has halted a city-sponsored affordable housing development planned in Brooklyn, asserting it illegally excludes prospective black and Hispanic occupants. The ruling challenges the city’s routine practice of offering preferences for scarce low-cost apartments to residents of the community district hosting the project.

Read more at Next American City » Buzz » Judge Blocks City-Sponsored Affordable Housing Project as Discriminatory.

Advertisements

About Bob Voelker

Vice President and General Counsel, StreetLights Residential - Building Places that Life the Human Spirit.
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s