Calling for Better Oversight for Proposed Stuy Town/Peter Cooper “Major Capital Improvement” Rent Hikes

September 10, 2009

On September 10, 2009, Assemblymember Brian Kavanagh joined City Councilmember Dan Garodnick, Congressmember Carolyn Maloney, State Senator Tom Duane, and Stuyvesant Town / Peter Cooper Village Tenants Association President Al Doyle calling on the State Division of Housing and Community Renewal (DHCR) to pay greater attention to new and pending applications for Major Capital Improvement (MCI) rent increases that would affect Stuyvesant Town and Peter Cooper Village renters.