Saturday, February 14, 2009
City pulls plug on Electchester support
Electchester Houses was built as affordable housing by an electrical worker's union in Flushing, Queens more than 50 years ago, but now many residents say they cannot afford the complex's rising rents.
I'll summarize the report for you in a nutshell on behalf of the Bloomberg Administration:
Existing affordable housing = bad
New affordable housing (that comes with luxury condos) = good