Quicklink: A Timely New York Times Editorial

It was recently brought to my attention by a buddy of mine at Joe Lentol’s office that legislation has been brought forward by State Senator Liz Krueger and Assemblyman Richard Gottfried to end the nuisance that are illegal hotels in our city (such as the now defunct Luxe Guesthouse which operated at 184 Eagle Street right here in the Garden Spot and can be seen at left) once and for all. What’s more, the New York Times has seen fit to print a pretty good editorial supporting this legislation. Please give this item a read and, if you agree, take a moment to make our Governor aware that you do not support residential apartments— especially those in rent stabilized buildings— being pressed into service as transient housing. Housing in New York City should be for New Yorkers, not tourists.


Miss Heather


2 Comments on Quicklink: A Timely New York Times Editorial

  1. d on Sat, 10th Jul 2010 7:31 pm
  2. I definitely will!

  3. missheather on Sun, 11th Jul 2010 12:13 am
  4. As it would happen the community liaison for Mr. Gottfried’s office is a Greenpointer. She asked me about illegal hotels hereabouts. And I tried to help her in any way I could. That includes pointing out to her 184 Eagle Street.

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