Morning Reads: Spinning NYCHA’s Property Plan, Alphabet Plaza, Cycling Summit

NYCHA Chairman John Rhea, speaking about the agency’s vague property-leasing plan, says: “the reality is that the financing model for public housing in America is broken.” (NYT)

Lower East Side teen Devlynn Chen was keynote speaker at the Youth Bike Summit (Atlantic Cities).

A progress report from “Alphabet Plaza,” the new residential project on Avenue D (EV Grieve).

Local artist Nicolina Johnson has a new series of “portals.” (The Local EV).

Oh Land begins a residency at Rockwood Music Hall (Brooklyn Vegan).