Gotham Gazette Questions Remain Unanswered After Rivington Hearing by Samar Khurshid

Gotham Gazette
Gotham Gazette
Questions Remain Unanswered After Rivington Hearing
Samar Khurshid
10/03/2016

Who knew what when? How sound is the chain of command at City Hall? Are top de Blasio officials’ decisions clearly communicated to agency commissioners? Was a former commissioner asked to leave her position? How much influence did a powerful city labor union wield in the decisions around the removal of deed restrictions on Rivington House, the Lower East Side nursing home facility that is set to become luxury condominiums?

Why hasn’t anyone been held accountable for what the administration has admitted was a major mistake?

Issue: 
Land Use