Our Rent Control laws expire this year, but we have a chance to radically improve them. Our guests Andrea Shaprio of the MET Council on Housing, and Genna Goldsobel of The 5th Ave Committee, lay out what’s at stake.
Sometimes, someplace far away happens to be right next door. Bay Ridge is home to a vibrant Yemeni community. Today we get a crash course in the conflict in Yemen with Rabyaah Althaibani, and how the Trump administration is affecting our neighbors.
In our first episode, we analyze the proposed “Eyes on the Streets” program. A initiative proposed by City Council candidate John Quaglione, it would tie together private surveillance webcams from residents into an NYPD database. Is it a good idea? Are there unintended consequences?