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...


NYCHA Expands Rat Reduction Initiative

NYCHA will double the number of developments in Mayor Bill de Blasio’s Neighborhood Rat Reduction (NRR) program, bringing it to an additional 60 developments that are home to 91,000 residents.


Partnering to Change Lives

The Family Self-Sufficiency program is a HUD-funded initiative that supports Section 8 voucher holders in achieving economic independence. Participants sign a five-year contract and set personal...


Free Books for NYCHA Families

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” — Dr. Seuss


Electric Tilt Trucks Will Improve Trash Pickup

NYCHA is piloting a faster way to handle garbage pickup with the use of six new, 100 percent electric-powered tilt trucks.


Coordinating a Farm, Growing into a Leader

It was sometime in 2016 when Kyara Grant looked out the window of her apartment at Howard Houses and noticed something being built.


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