Post Tagged with: "Patterson Houses"

New York Restoration Project. A free shuttle bus will make a loop between the Hub and the Randall's Island Connector in Port Morris.

Free shuttle bus to Randall’s Island Connector coming soon

Parks May 3, 2016 at 11:02 am 0 comments

From mid-May, Mott Haven residents can board a free shuttle bus that makes hourly rounds to the Randall’s Island Connector in Port Morris.

Rodent-eating raptor becomes local mascot

Rodent-eating raptor becomes local mascot

Environment March 17, 2016 at 10:33 am 1 comment

A recent newcomer to the Patterson Houses in Mott Haven, a red-tailed hawk, has been seen in and above the sprawling NYCHA complex – soaring, swooping or just sitting and staring.

Sting breaks up Patterson Houses gangs

Police December 13, 2015 at 5:51 pm 1 comment

48 arrested on weapons, narcotics and murder charges Two rival gangs that terrorized area NYCHA complexes have been silenced as the result of a sting by the feds and the NYPD. In all, 48 members and associates from the Young Gunnaz and 18 Park were charged in federal court with crimesRead More

Recycling advocates hit NYCHA with lawsuit

Recycling advocates hit NYCHA with lawsuit

Environment, Housing May 25, 2015 at 11:22 pm 1 comment

Longword’s Mothers on the Move is one of three environmental justice organizations that have filed a lawsuit against NYCHA, contending that workers routinely flaunt laws requiring them to sort recyclables from regular trash.

Participatory Budgeting 2015 winners announced

Participatory Budgeting 2015 winners announced

Education, Government April 30, 2015 at 12:02 pm 0 comments

Eight Mott Haven schools will divide $1 million for new air conditioning and technology upgrades after project proposals to fund them received the highest number of votes from local residents in this year’s Participatory Budgeting initiative.

Participatory Budgeting Vote 2015: April 11-19

Education, Housing April 10, 2015 at 12:57 pm 0 comments

Councilwoman urges residents to get out and vote This year’s Participatory Budgeting voting in Mott Haven kicks off on April 11 and will run through April 19. City Councilwoman Melissa Mark-Viverito has pledged to devote $2 million from her discretionary budget to the five items that receive the most votes from residentsRead More

Tenants fight the system, and the cold

Tenants fight the system, and the cold

Health, Housing February 13, 2015 at 4:22 pm 0 comments

Residents at one of the city’s biggest public housing complexes say they’re fed up with undependable heat and hot water, an extended gas outage and unresponsive management.

Public housing residents teamed with NYCHA officials to

Neighborhood transformation plan unveiled

Economy, Housing November 7, 2014 at 5:09 pm 0 comments

After two years of intensive planning for what they hope will be a major facelift to the neighborhood, residents at a Nov. 5 public meeting in Mott Haven finally saw the culmination of their work.