Dear Neighbor,

We would like to share ideas on how to build a green community, how to save energy and water in your apartment, how to help you plan for your family’s future and to simply keep you updated with happenings in our neighborhood.

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Helping Tenants with Estate Planning

HCC now offers professional assistance drafting Wills, Health Care Proxy forms, Living Wills and Powers of Attorney to members of our community. Learn more

 

Complaint for an Illegal Charge

If you are unable to resolve a billing dispute, illegal charge or hidden fees with your credit card company or bank you can submit a complaint online at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's website. Learn more.

 

HDFCs May be Eligible for Grants to Reduce Energy Use

The HDFC must apply and qualify in order to receive free energy efficient lightbulbs and refrigerators. Learn more.

 

Recycle your Old CFLs at HCC

Do not throw out your burned Compact Florescent Lightbulbs (CFLs). Recycle them! HCC has a drop-off bin in our lobby for the safe disposal of used CFLs. Learn more.

 

Co-ops Can Get FREE Bins to Recycle Clothes

Are you cleaning your closet and don't know what to do with your old garments or shoes? Recycle them! Re-Fashion NYC, a partnership between the Ccity and Housing Works, is providing free clothing recycling bins for any building of 10- ten units or more. To enroll in the program, complete the online inquiry form.

 

Replace Your Old Toilet for Free!

Starting in 2013, New York City will offer a $125 voucher to homeowners and landlords who replace their older toilets with highly efficient models. The city wants to eliminate all older toilets, which use up to five gallons of water for each flush and replace them with newer models that only use two gallons per flush.. Learn more.