Petition Update

Lander, Squadron, Millman and Markowitz reach out to Seth Diamond.

victoria malkin
New York, NY

Oct 17, 2012 — Read their concerns and their letter here. Will Seth Diamond respond? He has till Friday. Will he come to the meeting on wednesday? The emergency dictate seems to mean he can do what he wants. Why will he backtrack now. millions of dollars in city contracts to the previous commissioner. Why listen to the residents or the elected officials. What's in a letter?

Electeds' Letter to DHS Re 165 W 9th St.docx
Electeds' Letter to DHS Re 165 W 9th St.docx
October 16, 2012 Mr. Seth Diamond Commissioner NYC Department of Homeless Services 33 Beaver Street, 17th Floor New York, NY 10004 Dear Commissioner Diamond: We are writing in response to the community notification received by Brooklyn Community Board 6 on Friday October 5, 2012, in which Housing Solutions USA in partnership with the NYC Department of Homeless Services (DHS) announced their intention to open a 170-bed homeless shelter at 165 West 9 Street, between Court Street and Hamilton Avenue, in Carroll Gardens.