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File #: Int 0415-2018    Version: * Name: Requiring NYCHA to report annually on senior centers within NYCHA buildings.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Public Housing
On agenda: 2/14/2018
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law in relation to requiring the New York city housing authority to report annually on senior centers within NYCHA buildings
Sponsors: Margaret S. Chin, Mark Levine, Alicka Ampry-Samuel
Council Member Sponsors: 3
Summary: This bill seeks to provide a snapshot of senior centers within New York City Housing Authority buildings, including the number of centers, the number of people served by each center, and the programming provided.
Indexes: Report Required
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 415, 2. Int. No. 415, 3. February 14, 2018 - Stated Meeting Agenda

Int. No. 415

 

By Council Members Chin, Levine and Ampry-Samuel

 

A Local Law in relation to requiring the New York city housing authority to report annually on senior centers within NYCHA buildings

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. a. The New York city housing authority shall submit to the mayor and the council, and make publicly available online, annual reports beginning on June 1, 2017, related to senior centers in New York city housing authority developments. Such reports shall include, at a minimum, the following:

1. The number of senior centers in New York city housing authority developments disaggregated by whether the center is operated by the New York city housing authority, the department for the aging, or another entity;

2. The location of each senior center disaggregated by development, community district and community board;

3. The number of complaints filed with the New York city housing authority regarding each senior center;

4. Actions taken by the New York city housing authority to address such complaints;

5. The amount of rent charged to each senior center;

6. The number of people served by each senior center disaggregated by New York city housing authority residents and non-New York city housing authority residents;

7. The number of people turned away annually by each senior center because of lack of capacity, if any; and

8. The programs provided by each senior center.

b. Such information shall be made publicly available in a non-proprietary format that permits automated processing.

§ 2. This local law takes effect immediately.

 

 

JR / BM

LS# 3334

1/8/2018 2:30 PM