FUREE Fights for Housing Improvements: Brooklyn Review

Families United for Racial and Economic Equality, (FUREE) is furious about the New York City Housing Authority’s refusal to correct unhealthy living conditions at several housing projects in Downtown Brooklyn. They are taking their fight to the courts we caught up with some of the groups’ leaders— and a tenant who just wants a home that doesn’t make her sick.

From Brooklyn Independent Television’s Brooklyn Review, episode 260. Original air date: 3/26/2012. http://www.bricartsmedia.org/bit

Pedestrian Bridge: Brooklyn Review

Solution or stigma? A new fence designed to keep bikers traveling below a footbridge safe from thrown objects is getting high marks from cyclist and drawing criticism from residents of the Ingersoll Houses in Fort Greene.

From Brooklyn Independent Television’s Brooklyn Review, episode 257. Original air date: 2/17/2012. http://www.bricartsmedia.org/bit

Brooklyn Navy Yard: Sector B

Brooklyn Navy Yard: On our very first show four years ago, we visited the Navy Yard, then home to some 200 businesses. So what’s new there? Host Randy Peers, of Opportunities for a Better Tomorrow, talks to Andrew Kimball, President and CEO.
From Brooklyn Independent Television‘s Sector B, episode 43. Original air date: 12/21/2010.

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