Greenpoint residents say fumes are making them sick, tough regulations on ride sharing, & more

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By Emily Myers  |
June 13, 2019 - 11:00AM

Governor Cuomo is promising to sign the landmark tenant protections passed in Albany this week (NY Post)

Residents in Greenpoint say gas fumes in the Brooklyn neighborhood are making them sick (Brooklyn Eagle)

NYC is to impose the world's toughest regulations on Uber and Lyft (NY Daily News)

Soho and Noho residents will get an idea of the city's mixed-use zoning plans for the neighborhood at an event this evening (Bowery Boogie)

A homeless shelter near Billionaires’ Row has been given the green light but residents say they'll fight the decision (Wall Street Journal)

American Museum of Natural History finally breaks ground on its long-planned expansion, due to be completed in 2021 (Curbed NY)


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Emily Myers

Senior Writer/Podcast Producer

Emily Myers is a senior writer, podcast host, and producer at Brick Underground. She writes about issues ranging from market analysis and tenants' rights to the intricacies of buying and selling condos and co-ops. As host of the Brick Underground podcast, she has earned four silver awards from the National Association of Real Estate Editors.

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