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NYC's official seal re-examined, Housing Court trials set to resume, & more

By Emily Myers | July 28, 2020 - 10:30AM 

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NYC's official seal is under scrutiny over its depiction of a Native American in a loincloth and an early settler holding a looped rope (The New York Times)

Housing Court will reopen for in-person trials on August 10th (press release)

An appeals court decision reversed a push for racial equality in the way NYC neighborhoods are rezoned (Curbed NY)

There's a long list of NYC restaurants that have permanently closed due to the coronavirus (Do NYC) 

The City Council is hoping to carve HDFC co-ops out of a law requiring them to register apartments with the city’s affordable housing portal (The Real Deal)

Repairs to the F train's tunnel damaged by Hurricane Sandy will start in August (Bowery Boogie) 

Emily Myers

Senior Writer/Podcast Producer

Emily Myers is a senior writer, podcast host, and producer at Brick Underground. She studied journalism at the University of the Arts, London, and graduated with a MA Honors degree in English Literature from the University of Edinburgh.

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