Trump Tower burns, mapping NYC flood risks, more

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By Mimi OConnor  |
January 8, 2018 - 11:45AM

New Yorkers have made almost 22,000 heat and hot water complaints since temperatures dropped close to two weeks ago (Daily News)

New York has more people living in flood zones than any other city in the country, meaning that the stakes are high for the redrawing of the city's flood maps (New York Times)

There was a small fire on the roof of Trump Tower this morning (New York Post)

This weekend in Windsor Terrace, catch a reading of a play about gentrification in the neighborhood (Bklyner)

Author Jonathan Safran-Foer's eight-bedroom, 8,000-square-foot Boerum Hill townhouse is back on the market (Curbed)


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Mimi OConnor

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Mimi O’Connor has written about New York City real estate for publications that include Brick Underground, Refinery29, and Thrillist. She is the recipient of two awards from the National Association of Real Estate Editors for interior design and service journalism. Her writing on New York City, parenting, events, and culture has also appeared in Parents, Red Tricycle, BizBash, and Time Out New York.

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