Building News

New elevators and lights being installed in all buildings later on this year

Membership Drive

Meeting in September on the 18th federal monitor of NYCHA will be attending

Trying to Cut Crime in Public Housing by Making It More Livable

By Tina Rosenberg
Ms. Rosenberg is a co-founder of the Solutions Journalism Network, which supports rigorous reporting about responses to social problems.
July 10, 2018

Credit Byron Smith for The New York Times

The strategy, embodied in the Mayor’s Action Plan for Neighborhood Safety, is being employed in 15 of the most dangerous public housing complexes in the city. The idea is to lower crime by making these neighborhoods better — places where residents live in well-maintained buildings, have necessary services, are engaged in civic life and can collaborate to solve problems.

Citi Bike NYCHA Program

Reduced Fare Bike Share – Citi Bike

$5/month for NYCHA and SNAP

Citi Bike, the nation’s largest bike share system, is partnering with Healthfirst to expand access to bike share through $5 monthly memberships for NYCHA residents and SNAP recipients that do not require an annual commitment.

Citi Bike is a faster and more active transportation option that is perfect for getting to work or school, running errands or attending social events, and connecting to other forms of transit – saving you both time and money.