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“New York City’s scarcity of inexpensive land is often cited as an impediment to building more affor

“New York City’s scarcity of inexpensive land is often cited as an impediment to building more affordable housing, but the comptroller’s office has identified more than 1,000 city-owned vacant lots across the boroughs that have been sitting idle, most for more than 30 years.” Gawker

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De Blasio names veteran educator Carmen Farina as the next chancellor of New York City’s school system

Christie M Farriella/for New York Daily News Carmen Farina is all smiles Monday as Mayor-Elect Bill DeBlasio names the veteran educator the city’s next schools chancellor Vowing a dramatic break from the education policies of Mayor Bloomberg, incoming Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday named veteran educator Carmen Farina as the city’s next schools chancellor. The 70-year-old Farina, a former ...

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