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Gregory Russ Appointed New Chair of NYCHA

Gregory Russ, current CEO of the Minneapolis Public Housing Authority, has been appointed the new Chair and CEO of NYCHA. Mr. Russ has...MORE


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Message from Chair & CEO Greg Russ

Dear NYCHA Residents,

I am incredibly honored to be appointed Chair and CEO of the New York City Housing Authority by...

NYCHA Resident Board Member Joseph Adams
Joseph Adams Sr.: Ready to Serve Residents

NYCHA residents have a new advocate on the NYCHA Board: fellow resident...

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NYCHA-CUNY Scholar: Fatoumatta Drammeh

As a 10-year-old living in the African nation of Gambia, Fatoumatta Drammeh’s mother enrolled her in school for the first time, making her the first girl among her 23 siblings to attend school.

Ms. Drammeh credits that first step into school with shaping her lifelong quest for knowledge. The 36-year-old mother of two who lives in Marlboro Houses is currently a student at Medgar Evers College majoring in public administration. She is also a 2019... More

NYCHA Food Business Pathways Grad Luquana McGriff
Luquana McGriff: NYCHA Resident & Food Entrepreneur

Red Hook Houses West resident Luquana McGriff dreams of one day opening a baked goods storefront for her business, A Cake Baked in Brooklyn, and in October 2018 she had an opportunity to help her prepare when she became the first NYCHA resident to operate the new food service...


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