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Taking Matters into Their Own Hands, Residents Form Housing Co-Op

After fighting for over a decade, the tenants of 265 Hawthorne Street successfully formed a housing co-op that grants them ownership of their apartments. On Monday, the residents of 265 Hawthorne Street celebrated a very special victory: the formation of their own housing co-op. New York State Senator Jesse Hamilton, IMPAACT Brooklyn and other community advocates who supported the tenants in their […]