174 Forsyth Street

When a Rat Skeleton Falls through Your Ceiling

Posted October 28, 2020 at 5:00 am

This is not a Halloween story, but may as well be. As reported yesterday, deaf and hearing-impaired tenants living at 174 Forsyth Street are demanding remedy for deplorable living conditions. Those affected allege years of neglect that led to extreme disrepair and lack of security, and are holding a press conference this morning to train […]

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Deaf Tenants Allege Years of Neglect and Poor Living Conditions on Forsyth Street

Posted October 27, 2020 at 5:00 am

Deaf tenants in HUD housing on the Lower East Side are organizing to demand better living conditions after years of purported neglect. The buildings comprising 174-184 Forsyth Street were constructed in March 1994 specifically for low-income deaf and hearing-impaired tenants. New York Society for the Deaf owns the six-story, half-block complex, which was financed by […]

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Man Sought for Sexually Assaulting on Teenager on Forsyth

Last modified March 29, 2017 at 11:08 pm

One brave Lower East Side teenager fended off a sexual predator with a swift kick to the pants.

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