Monitor Releases Third Quarterly Report

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Today, we released the Third Quarterly Report which covers our work on the areas and obligations in the January 31, 2019 Agreement from October 1 – December 31, 2019. During this time, we continued to assist NYCHA with meeting the requirements of the Agreement to ensure safe and sanitary housing.

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Federal Monitor Approves NYCHA’s Elevator Action Plan

Thursday, January 30, 2020

Today, I approved NYCHA’s Elevator Action Plan which includes a detailed step-by-step response plan for all elevator outages and no-service conditions, as well as capital and operational commitments by NYCHA designed to meet the requirements of the Jan. 31 Agreement.

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Community Meeting in Queens

Thursday, January 16, 2020

On January 9, at Queensbridge North we hosted our Queens Community Meeting. We heard from NYCHA residents, elected officials’ staff and the community about how we can achieve decent, safe and sanitary housing conditions as per the January 31 Agreement.

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Federal Monitor Approves NYCHA’s Heat Action Plan

Thursday, December 5th, 2019

Federal Monitor Bart M. Schwartz and the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) today issued the Heat Action Plan. The plan details the requirements for responding to a heat outage at every development and for providing alternative heating community spaces during prolonged outages.

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