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Governor Andrew Cuomo says he will sign the rent law reforms agreed to by the Democratic-led state legislature.

Affordable Housing To Be Built On The East End

May 15, 2019
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Lawmakers say eastern Long Island needs affordable housing to give people a place to live in the towns they work. They say workers can’t afford to pay rising property taxes, rents and mortgages.

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New York City’s rent laws expire June 15, and tenant advocates and some state lawmakers think a renewal of the laws should now also include cities outside of New York, including upstate.

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Two young children waited months for New Haven public health officials to inspect their rental units. That’s after doctors found elevated levels of lead in their blood. Their families filed a class action lawsuit against the city on Wednesday.

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Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone announced the construction of two affordable housing projects on eastern Long Island.