The Riverdale Press has published a few interesting articles recently about our neighborhood. Check these out on their website (or get yourself a subscription!)
Sholem Aleichem in Poor Condition
Adam Wisnieski of the Riverdale Press wrote about housing code violations at Sholem Aleichem, 3451 Giles Place, the large complex of apartments at the intersection of Giles Place, Sedgwick Avenue, and W. 238th Street.
Developer tries to intimidate neighborhood activists
The Riverdale Press also covered Jackson’s Development Group’s appearance at a Community Board Land Use committee meeting, and later reported on the threatening letter FIPNA president Kristin Hart received from an architect who has worked for Jackson. In the same issue, the Riverdale Press editorialized against such actions designed to squelch public participation in community decision-making (known as SLAPP for strategic litigation against public participation).