De Blasio Housing Plan Doesn't Do Enough to Help Poor New Yorkers, Pols Say

CITY HALL — Mayor Bill de Blasio's plan to create or preserve 200,000 units of affordable housing over 10 years doesn't do enough to help the city's poorest residents, Public Advocate Letitia James and Comptroller Scott Stringer said.

James and Stringer, the two only other citywide elected officials besides the mayor, joined with the group Real Affordability for All outside of City Hall Wednesday to call on the mayor to change the income guidelines for the housing being built. Read the full story online.