Check out this crap:
“Your neighbors can decide for themselves if the risk of living in these basements is worth taking. Given the current affordable housing emergency, they might genuinely be better off facing the small risk of a fire, rather than the large risk of not being able to find another apartment and becoming homeless, especially if they are undocumented immigrants who will not qualify for much public aid."
"This was written by a 'native NYer'. Some people in the comments section at least have sense." - Jon Torodash
Incidentally, Jake Dobkin was the keynote speaker for Historic Districts Council's Landmarks@50 event, for some strange reason.