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  • POSTPONED: L Train Community Workshop

    February 01, 2017

    Thursday, February 9, 2017; 7 p.m.–9 p.m. 

    Town and Village Synagogue 

    334 East 14th St. 

    The MTA and the NYC Dept. of Transportation are holding an interactive community workshop for residents of the east side of Manhattan about the L train closure. The agencies will provide information on the Canarsie...

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  • East Side Coastal Resiliency

    November 28, 2016

    The plan to keep us dry in the next superstorm and enhance the public waterfront.

    Community Design Update Presentations

    East 14th St. to East 25th St. (Project Area Two)

    Monday, November 28, 2016

    6:30–8:00 p.m.

    Washington Irving High School

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  • Video Intercom MCI for 10 PCV Buildings

    November 21, 2016

    The TA is going to fight this blow to your budget, so please follow the instructions below. If you’re not yet a member, please join now.

    Within 30 days of the mailing date on the MCI notice, here is what we need you to do by filling out...

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  • Announcing Results of Our Management Survey

    October 21, 2016

    This summer, the Tenants Association sponsored a survey to residents to provide an independent assessment of the performance of Blackstone’s new management and to find critical areas where we can work to improve quality of life in the community.

    View Survey Summary

    View Comment...

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  • Mount Sinai Beth Israel—July 13 Meeting About Restructuring

    July 07, 2016

    Beth Israel has been an important go-to medical center for Stuyvesant Town–Peter Cooper Village residents for decades. To better serve the community in keeping with modern medical practices, the Mount Sinai Health System is investing $500 million to create an expanded network of state-of-the-art facilities river to river below...

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  • Membership Dues Are Changing

    June 26, 2016

    After much consideration, the TA board of directors has decided it’s necessary to raise our annual dues. As of July 1, 2016, Tenants Association dues will be $50 a year per apartment, and $25 a year per apartment for our neighbors on SCRIE or DRIE.

    Another change: The...

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  • RGB Hearing, Monday, June 20: Demand a Rent Rollback or at Least a Freeze

    June 14, 2016

    Landlords’ costs went down this year, but will tenants will see that in their rent?

    It’s time for a rent rollback or at least a freeze. Except for last year, when one-year renewal leases got a freeze, landlords have always been able to jack up the rents—even as much as...

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  • Tenant Town Hall, June 2: Stop Excessive Rent Hikes for Tenants Paying Market-Rate Rents

    May 30, 2016

    If you’re paying a preferential rent—less than the maximum legal rent—you can get hit with a HUGE increase when it’s time to renew your lease: hundreds of dollars more a month—all the way up to the legal rent.

    The Real Rent Reform (R3) coalition is asking legislators to...

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  • Tenants Association Announces Election Results

    May 19, 2016

    At the Stuyvesant Town–Peter Cooper Village Tenants Association’s Annual Meeting, held May 14, 2016, Al Doyle, Chair of the Nominating Committee, announced the election of six directors to the TA’s board. Kirstin Aadahl, Soni Holman Fink, and Steven Newmark, all incumbents, were reelected, and new candidates Matt Arden, Gary...

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  • Rent Rollback Hopes Dashed by RGB Preliminary Vote

    May 04, 2016

    Despite a significant showing of rent-regulated tenants from all five boroughs demonstrating in favor of a rent rollback, the Rent Guidelines Board (RGB) has voted for increases as follows for leases starting or renewing on October 1, 2016 through September 30, 2017:

    One-year lease: 0%–2.0%

    Two-year lease: 0.5%–3.5%

    The tenant...

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