All items tagged '2009'

Fair Debt Collection Laws

It is important that you know that there are laws that prevent creditors and debt collectors from using abusive and aggressive tactics to collect personal, family or household debt. The Federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act protects your rights from

An Overview of New York Public Housing

The New York City Housing Authority, which runs the city’s extensive public housing program, has seen a continual disinvestment from all levels of government. This disinvestment has led the city’s public housing stock to fall into a $137 million deficit,

Right to the City Policy Platform 2009

In the summer of 2008, a Platform Development committee was formed, comprised of representatives from the RTTC-NYC member groups. The committee began by surveying all of the RTTC-NYC member groups to identify their priorities and their public policy demands. Over