2011 Press Releases

Press Releases

2011 Press Releases

NYCHA Chairman Rhea and HPD Commissioner Wambua Announce Second Development in NYC to Combine Affordable Rental Units and Public Housing
Tuesday, December 20, 2011

NYCHA, Elected Officials and Residents Acknowledge the Excellent Work Done by the Maintenance Work Order Taskforce at South Jamaica Houses to Address the Backlog of Repairs
Tuesday, November 18, 2011

DEP and NYCHA Unveil Green Infrastructure Project
Wednesday, November 16, 2011

NYCHA Joins with Construction & General Building Laborers’ Local 79, MTDC to Celebrate the Addition of More Than 200 Public Housing Residents to the Union
Tuesday, November 15, 2011

NYCHA, HUD, and VA Announce That Over 1,400 Homeless Veterans Have Found Permanent Housing in New York City
Friday, November 11, 2011

NYCHA, HPD join the Sisters of Charity Housing Development Corporation to celebrate the groundbreaking of Markham Gardens Manor
Thursday, November 3, 2011

NYCHA Hosts the 49th Annual Garden and Greening Awards Ceremony
Friday, October 28, 2011

New York City Housing Authority Joins With PLANTERS, The Corps Network, and Green City Force to Expand New Yorkers Access to Open Space
Monday, October 3, 2011

NYCHA Chairman John B. Rhea and HPD Commissioner Wambua Announce First of its Kind Development in NYC to Combine Affordable Rental Units and Public Housing
Wednesday, August, 24, 2011

The Harlem Children's Zone Promise Academy Has Accepted All St. Nicholas NYCHA Families Who Applied For Admission
Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Mayor Bloomberg Appoints First Current Public Housing Resident to New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) Board (Mayoral Press Release)
Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Mayor Bloomberg, Harlem RBI, New York Yankee Mark Teixeira and Officials Announce Development of New School and Affordable Housing Units in East Harlem (Mayoral Press Release)
Monday, June 13, 2011

Mayor Bloomberg, US Department of Housing and Urban Development Shaun Donovan, Goldman Sachs Group President and Chief Operating Officer Gary Cohn and New York City Housing Authority Chairman John Rhea Join the Harlem Children's Zone to Break Ground on the New Promise Academy Charter School Building and Community Center at the St. Nicholas Houses (Mayoral Press Release)
Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Deputy Mayor Dennis Walcott, NYCHA Chairman Rhea, DYCD Commissioner Mullgrav and Police Commissioner Kelly Open the Gerard Carter Community Center on Staten Island
Monday, April 4, 2011

Mayor Bloomberg Announces Appointment of Emily Youssouf as Board Member for the New York City Housing Authority (Mayoral Press Release)
Thursday, March 31, 2011

Mayor Bloomberg, New York Knicks’ Amar’e Stoudemire and Nike Dedicate New Basketball Court at the Taylor-Wythe Community Center in Brooklyn (Mayoral Press Release)
February, 2011 **

PAL Teen Impact Center Opens at Brooklyn's Albany Houses
Thursday, February 24, 2011

NYCHA Unveils its Safety and Security Task Force Report
Thursday, February 17, 2011


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