By Gerard Flynn
News Source – Gothamist
Approximately 400,000 people live in NYC’s public housing system, struggling to make their homes in crime-ridden developments with often squalid conditions. The New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) needs billions just to maintain its already poor conditions. So why is NYCHA’s new Vice President of Development a guy who was involved with wasting millions of tax dollars on a boondoggle in Newark, New Jersey?