Where New York City Renters Are Plagued by Unsafe Living Conditions

New analysis and interactive map from Localize.city illustrates that New Yorkers in neighborhoods with a median income below $30,000 are exposed to significantly more violations Localize.city found that nearly 33 percent of housing code violations were in the Bronx, 22.5 percent were in Central and Eastern Brooklyn, and 14.5 percent were in Northern Manhattan   … Continue reading Where New York City Renters Are Plagued by Unsafe Living Conditions

Marijuana Enforcement Drops Significantly in City Parks, Except in Bronx, Localize.city Finds

– While marijuana-related offenses in parks were down citywide from 2016 to 2017, they barely budged in the Bronx and remained the most common NYPD-reported incident type in the borough’s parks –  Macombs Dam Park, near Yankee Stadium, had the highest number of NYPD-reported marijuana-related offenses for any NYC park last year. Localize.city found that … Continue reading Marijuana Enforcement Drops Significantly in City Parks, Except in Bronx, Localize.city Finds