Residents Worry For US’s Largest Subsidized Housing Complex
Residents worry for US’s largest subsidized housing complex
Residents of the Brooklyn affordable housing development Spring Creek Towers, also known Starrett City, met Wednesday night to hear details of a proposed sale of the complex, and to let lawmakers know their concerns. NY1’s Lori Chung filed the following report.
Residents of Spring Creek Towers gathered to hear answers, worried that the possible sale of the affordable housing complex they call home will send rents soaring.
“I want to know what’s going on,” one resident said. “It’s like you’re taking my home from under me.”
“Affordable housing means income-based housing, and that is where my main concern is,” …