95th Street Shelter: Court Battle Heats Up

Shelter Court Battle Heats Up – What The Times Doesn’t Tell You An article by David W. Chen in this morning’s New York Times reports on the lawsuit that the Bloomberg administration filed Thursday challenging Comptroller John C. Liu’s right…

N90’s Files Lawsuit Against the City

N90s Sues City As DHS Rejects Comptroller’s Rejection of West 95th Street Shelter Contracts On Monday, Neighborhood In The Nineties, Inc., a neighborhood association representing renters, SRO tenants, co-op, condo and building owners as well as local retailers in the…

Update: Crime, etc… and the West 95th Street Shelters

  NEIGHBORHOOD UPDATE: City taxpayers are paying 70% of the cost of the Bloomberg Administration’s “hotels for the homeless” program! While the City enriches its former DHS Commissioner with a sweetheart deal – neighborhood quality of life is being compromised.  Now that the cameras…

Reminder…Community Meeting Tonight!

Join us tonight for… An N90’s COMMUNITY MEETING!!!  Be there and make your voice heard! Tonight, Tuesday, March 5, 6:15 PM (We expect to conclude by 7:45 PM) Leonard Nimoy Thalia at Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway @ 95th Wall Street…

UPDATE: West 95th Shelters

A $47M Aguila contract hidden in the City Record by DHS? Is a closet with no view worth $3710.33? Is that the best the City can do? Homeless experts don’t think so, but Seth Diamond is waist deep in the…

In the News: Liu, DHS, Aguila, and…De Blasio?

Lots of media attention this past week on Aguila, DHS, and Comptroller Liu. Much of it is relates to the West 95th shelter and it’s players, and includes some interesting tidbits on Alan Lapes, Stuart Podolsky and Robert Hess, and…