NYCHA will face questions at a City Council hearing this morning about a plan to sell a 50% stake in several buildings, including two on the Lower East Side. One of the purchasers is L+M Development (an Essex Crossing partner). According to the story, “L+M Development Partners has in the past hired contractors who routinely violate prevailing wage rules and allow dangerous work-site conditions.” (Daily News)
The Pyramid Club is closed for renovations (EV Grieve).
Remembering Morris Cohen, founder of Economy Candy (Daily News).