A Balanced Approach: Stimulus Checks Are Deficient in Protecting Tenants’ Security and Rights
By MICHAEL NUKHO, CPM

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An Open Letter to New York State Governor Andrew M. Cuomo YONKERS, NY — May 16, 2020 — I am 100 percent on board to assist tenants as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis which has impacted tenants’ concerns vis-a-vis their anxiety level regarding their capacity to meet their monthly rent. Despite your concern and empathy regarding tenants, I suggest, …

TribuneA Balanced Approach: Stimulus Checks Are Deficient in Protecting Tenants’ Security and Rights
By MICHAEL NUKHO, CPM

The Hezitorial: The Plot that Faltered was the “No Plan Plan” By Hezi Aris

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1051 Yonkers Avenue. Words have for too long been eviscerated by the lack of follow through by those who would espouse their promise. The deeds that were required to satisfy the inference of their utterance were not to be. That was the case regarding a parcel of land once operated as a Mobil gasoline station. The property upon which the …

eHeziThe Hezitorial: The Plot that Faltered was the “No Plan Plan” By Hezi Aris

“Home Is Where the Heart Is”Hosted by Yonkers City Council Members

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Yonkers, NY, September 28, 2010 — Yonkers City Council Majority Leader Patricia D. McDow (R)(1st District), Councilman Wilson A.Terrero (Center)(2nd District), and Councilwoman Joan Gronowski (L) (3rd District) will host a Housing Forum “Home Is Where the Heart Is” on Saturday, October 2, 2010 at the YMCA; 11am-4pm  

eHezi“Home Is Where the Heart Is”Hosted by Yonkers City Council Members

Eminent Domain Hurts Our Most Vulnerable Citizens By John Murtagh

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The Westchester County Legislature is presently considering a law to curb the use of taxpayer money in cases where wealthy developers try to get the government to use the power of "Eminent Domain" to take private property for new development.  The County Board should pass this law quickly and local legislatures like our own City Council should do the same. …

eHeziEminent Domain Hurts Our Most Vulnerable Citizens By John Murtagh

Senate Bill Guaranteeing Protections for Tenants of Foreclosed Buildings Signed into Law

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Prior Law Allowed Tenants to be Forced from Homes without Notice Albany, NY, August 17, 2010 — Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins (35th District – D/WF) announced that a new law guaranteeing greater protections (S7139) for tenants of buildings in foreclosure has been signed into law. Under the new law, rent-regulated tenants are now required to receive a notice of their housing …

eHeziSenate Bill Guaranteeing Protections for Tenants of Foreclosed Buildings Signed into Law