Selection of the New NYCHA Chair and CEO

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Yesterday, it was announced by Mayor Bill de Blasio and U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson that Gregory Russ has been selected as the new permanent Chair and CEO of NYCHA… 

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Selection of a Management Consultant

Friday, May 31, 2019

The January 31 Agreement that appointed me as the Monitor mandates that institutional changes be made to NYCHA. It requires the City of New York to engage a third-party management consultant selected jointly by the City and the Monitor…

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Release of the First Quarterly Report

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

The Agreement between the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, the New York City Housing Authority, and the City of New York requires that the Monitor releases the first quarterly report after June 30, 2019…

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Search for NYCHA CEO

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

From my vantage point, the Mayor and the federal authorities have been working conscientiously to find the right candidate to be the CEO of NYCHA…

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Fire in East Harlem

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

I want to extend my heartfelt condolences to the family of the six victims who died tragically in a fire today at the Frederick E. Samuel Houses…

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Update from the Monitor

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Welcome to the NYCHA federal Monitor’s website. Since my appointment on February 28, 2019 as NYCHA federal Monitor, members of my team and I have spoken to numerous residents, organized conference calls with Tenant Association Presidents…

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