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HCC in the community

West Side residents tackle 11th avenue rezoning, Chelsea Now, December 28, 2007 - January 3, 2008

Tenants celebrate harassment bill victory, Chelsea Now, Feb 29-March 6, 2008

An Epic Landlord-Tenant Fight, Crossing Years and Continents
New York Times, October 22, 2007

Quinn Keynote Energizes Busy Tenants' Conference Chelsea Now, October 19-25, 2007

The Accidental Organizer Chelsea Now, July 27, 2007

New York is our Home! Dick Gottfried Community Update, June 14, 2007

Q & A with Bob Kalin am New York, March 1, 2007

HCC Housing Corner Clinton Chronicle, July 2006

Affordable Housing Town Hall Meeting Clinton Chronicle, April 2006

Tossing Out Tenants Village Voice, July 20, 2005


Fighting Illegal Hotels

Hundreds of illegal hotels reported, am New York, June 2, 2008

Manhattan's 'illegal' inn-dustry, New York Post, June 2, 2008

Home or Hotel? am New York, May 1 2008

Motel Sucks, Village Voice, December 26 2007

Sparks fly at City Council hearing on illegal hotels, Chelsea Now, December 7-13, 2007

Council Plans Heftier Fines For Apartments Used as Hotels, New York Times, December 4, 2007

Bank Street tenants get crash course on illegal hotels, Chelsea Now, November 16, 2007

The Liberty Bonds Hotel, Metro, November 5, 2007

A Hotel or Not?, Metro, November 5, 2007

As Tourists Find Rooms, Tenants Face Disruptions, New York Times, September 17, 2007

Last apt. dweller's 'hotel' hell, New York Post, September 16, 2007

Chelsea Marriott's Last Tenant, Metro, July 3, 2007

Tenants Storm Illegal Hotels, Clinton Chronicle, March 2007

As Tourists Fill Illegal Hotels, Residents Told to Check Out, The Villager, February 21, 2007

Advocates, Tenants and Elected Officials Say No to Illegal Hotels, Chelsea Now, February 16, 2007

SROs Under Seige, West Side Spirit, February 15, 2007

Rooms at the Inns, NY Metro, February 12, 2007

Is Your New York Hotel Legal?, Frommer's Online, August 26, 2006

Apartments Billed as Hotels Squeeze Affordable Housing, City Limits, July 10, 2006

Tenants and Electeds Tackle Illegal Hotels, Clinton Chronicle, July 2006

Budget Hotel Bookings Online May Be Scam, L.A. Times, June 30, 2006

Budget Hotel Bookings Online May Be Scam, The Guardian, June 30, 2006

Budget Hotel Bookings Online May Be Scam, Washington Post, June 30, 2006

Tourists Get Taken in Fake Hotel Scam, Crain's New York Business, June 12, 2006

Tenants Losing to the Tourists, Room by Room, New York Times, January 22, 2006


Stopping the West Side Stadium

Our Neighbor John Raskin, Our River Our Streets, Winter 2006

Front Page Photo, NY Times, June 3, 2005

Front Page Photo, NY Metro, June 3, 2005

Hucksters and Heroes, Village Voice, June 2005

Vote Puts W. Side in the Zone, Daily News, November 23, 2004


HCC and its Allies

Tenants Take "Real Rent Reform" Campaign to Albany, Tenant/Inquilino, March 2008

Tenants Ask for Zero, Give Mayor an F, Tenant/Inquilino, July 2007

With Stuy Town as Backdrop, Tenants Ask for Housing Reforms, NY Metro, May 24, 2007

A Hands-On Rally, AM New York, May 24, 2007

Defienden Programa de Vivienda, El Diario, October 24, 2005

The Making of a Movement, ANHD Report, 2005

On the Homefront, ANHD Report


West Side Neighborhood Alliance

Activists Address Affordable Housing’s Disappearing Act, Chelsea Now, November 29, 2012

New York City Rent Limits Left Intact by Supreme Court, Bloomberg, April 23, 2012


Landlords' suit pushes back against tenant harass law, Chelsea Now, August 22, 2008

West Siders Get Area Primer, en Español, Chelsea Now, May 2, 2008

Piden plan para el oeste de Manhattan, El Diario, April 27, 2008

First Annual WSNA Potluck Party, ANHD Reader, August 2007

Community Boards Scrutinize Mayor's Congestion Plan, Chelsea Now, June 29, 2007

Ready For the Next Stadium, City Limits, October 30, 2006