Archive for November, 2013

New York steps up building home for the poor

New York City, which has been seeing stubborn poverty rates, is stepping up efforts to provide low-price housing for the poor, with 640 projects all over the city as of July 2011, data from New York City Open Data and the city government show.

Most of the projects are located in The Bronx and parts of Brooklyn, which have the highest poverty rates. All these projects operate under the management of the New York City Housing Authority.
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