Adams Vetoes Proposal To Fine Non-Artist SoHo & NoHo Residents $15,000 For Their Lofts
"No matter where you stood on the rezoning, whether you're for or against it...this legislation just did harm and did not help anyone.”
Jan 15, 4:02 PM
Grading De Blasio: In East New York, Mayor’s First Rezoned Neighborhood, Promises Fall Short
Since the rezoning in 2016, just 100 subsidized units have opened their doors to tenants.
Dec 22, 2021 5:00 AM
New York City Council Gives SoHo/NoHo Rezoning A Thumbs Up
Dec 15, 2021 6:59 PM
Council Approves Plan For High-Rise Blood Center On Upper East Side
Members ignored the wishes of the local council member, whose district would be impacted by the project.
Nov 23, 2021 7:34 PM
Agreement On Gowanus Rezoning Will Bring 8,000 New Apartments, Public Housing Investment
The rezoning is the first to mandate affordable housing in a wealthy, predominantly white neighborhood.
Nov 10, 2021 4:47 PM
Controversial SoHo/NoHo Rezoning Clears Latest Hurdle
“It’s now up to the City Council to do the right thing and say no to this wrongheaded, destructive plan.”
Oct 21, 2021 11:32 AM
Controversial Crown Heights Towers Officially Rejected By City Planning Commission
"The rejection of the 960 Franklin Avenue proposal sends a powerful message to developers that the City will not be railroaded into overturning its own carefully considered zoning regulations."
Sep 22, 2021 4:17 PM
The Long-Awaited Future Of Governors Island Is Almost Here
Last week, the City Council voted to upzone the south end of the island, paving the way for nearly 4 million feet of new development, including office, hotel, and retail space near the current site of the abandoned military barracks.
Jun 3, 2021 10:21 AM
7 Things You Ought To Know About The SoHo/NoHo Rezoning
The plan would add affordable housing to two of Manhattan’s wealthiest neighborhoods, and has been the center of contentious fights amongst New Yorkers.
Apr 4, 2021 1:26 PM
In Surprise Shift, Mayor De Blasio Says He Opposes Controversial Crown Heights Towers
The mayor's statement comes after a years-long contentious battle between residents and a high-profile developer who sought to raise two 39-story towers overlooking the Brooklyn Botanic Garden.
Dec 21, 2020 6:05 PM
Inwood's Controversial Rezoning Can Move Forward, NY's Top Court Rules
Under the plan, the de Blasio Administration will seek to create or preserve 4,100 units of affordable housing across the low-income, northern Manhattan neighborhood by 2032.
Nov 23, 2020 5:44 PM
NYC Seeks To Rezone SoHo And NoHo For Affordable Housing
The proposal would bring about 3,200 apartments to the area—800 of which would be below-market rate.
Oct 7, 2020 4:05 PM
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