Welcome to the official website of the New York City Housing Authority federal Monitor Bart M. Schwartz. Here you will find important information about the monitorship, the duties of the Monitor and how you can reach him.

Please continue to visit the website for upcoming announcements and additional information.

Monitor Releases Sixth Quarterly Report Letter,


NYCHA Introduces Public Comment Period for Transformation Plan Under Innovative Blueprint for Change


Statement released by NYCHA Federal Monitor Bart M. Schwartz on October 22, 2020 on NYCHA’s Efforts to Locate Children Under Six in Apartments That May Contain Lead Paint


New York State Passes Bill Requiring Reliable Internet Service For NYCHA Residents.


Monitor Releases Fifth Quarterly Report Letter,


NYCHA Issues Guidance and Information regarding COVID-19, READ HERE.

Monitor Approves Mold and Leaks Action Plan, READ HERE.

Monitor approves Elevator Action Plan, read here.

Monitor approves Heat Action Plan, read here.

Monitor approves Action Plan – PHAS Inspections, Read Here

“I look forward to working to achieve living conditions for NYCHA residents that are decent, safe, and sanitary. The Agreement serves as a blueprint that sets out my duties and responsibilities for achieving those goals.”

- Bart M. Schwartz, NYCHA federal Monitor