Three single-room-occupancy apartment buildings on the Upper West Side that were renting rooms to tourists will no longer be taking reservations. On Tuesday, a State Supreme Court justice granted the city a preliminary injunction, blocking the buildings from being used as cheap tourist hotels.
Court Blocks 3 Illegal Upper West Side Hotels
Wow, great. Maybe the city will also seek a preliminary injunction against all the houses in Queens illegally converted into SROs to hide illegals. Maybe I'll win the lottery this week, too.