The City Housing Authority has a new tactic in its struggle to address its lead-paint inspection scandal: Blame the tenants.
Stringer is demanding that NYCHA reveal its plan and the costs for inspecting apartments for toxic lead paint.
Caught failing to inspect public housing apartments for lead paint, NYCHA has launched a mad-dash campaign to get into residences.
Federal investigators have found that NYCHA falsely certified that it inspected thousands of apartments for toxic lead paint.
Mayor de Blasio was meeting with public housing tenant leaders amid NYCHA's scrambled effort to remedy its lead paint inspection crisis.