The Daily News: New York City Housing Authority Expose

Number 28374
Subject Housing
Source New York Daily News
Year 2018
Publication Date April - August 2018
Summary The New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) repeatedly lied to deny the findings of a lengthy investigation by Daily News reporter Greg. B. Smith that uncovered fetid conditions at the 175,000 apartments in the country's largest housing authority. Once the cover-up was exposed, NYCHA entered into an unprecedented consent decree to allow a federal monitor to oversee its operations.
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Keywords New York Daily News, New York City Housing Authority, housing, cover-up, conditions, apartments, investigation, lead poisoning, public housing
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