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Tenant Activists Say Rent-Control Bill Will End Affordable Housing, Village Voice
Landlords Who Harass Commercial Tenants Would Be Penalized Under New Bill, DNAinfo
Giving them the business, The Villager
Organizing from Below in NYC, US & Globally Challenging Displacement from Above, The Indypendent
SBJSA Legislation Only Answer To Closing Mom & Pop Shops, King County Politics
Push to lift commercial tax for local businesses, The Villager
No help in sight for mom and pop, Town & Village
Small Business Panel Discussion, The Bronx Times
Public Forum Will Tackle Ways to Stop Gentrification in Queens, Groups Say, DNAinfo
With Bronx Businesses Under Siege, A Bill to Stabilize Commercial Tenant Leases, Norwood News
Stuyvesant Town Associated is still waiting for answer on lease renewal, Town & Village
Gentrification in Washington Heights forcing out longtime mom and pop shops, Fox News
what NYC has to say...
Latest Press Release 09/28/2016 Sham Hearing to Preserve Small Businesses and Neighborhood Character Ignores Real Problems of Small Business Owners: No Tenant Rights
Press Release 03/30/2016, NYC Council Speaker Proposes Inaction and a Study in Face of Crisis
Press Release 12/28/2015, Mayor de Blasio abandons “Progressive” principles again
Press Release 12/1/2015, Mayor de Blasio Continues Bloomberg’s Anti-Small Business Policy
Press Release 10/27/2015, The Small Business Jobs Survival Act (SBJSA) Hits a Majority!
Press Release 09/11/2015, Mayor de Blasio honors campaign pledge, but is it a pledge made to small business owners or to their Landlords?
Press Release 08/03/2015, Public demands City Council Members stop stalling with irrelevant bills
Press Release 7/24/2015, Immigrant Community Demands City Hall pass the SBJSA
Press Release 7/21/2015, Community comes together to deal with small business crisis City Hall is avoiding
Press Release 7/17/2015, Small Business Jobs Survival Act Gains Momentum with Backing from 21 New York City Council Members
Press Release 7/13/2015, Call For Small Businesses to Boycott Real Estate Lobby’s Cornegy and Brewer Roundtable
Press Release 6/30/2015,City's Small Business Services advocates for an advocate to advocate for NYC small business?
Press Release 6/26/2015, Williamsburg Council Members divided over saving small businesses
Press Release 6/15/2015, Landlord evicts entire block of Latino business owners (en espanol)
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•Commercial Eviction Rates
•Hearing Transcript, Robert Cornegy Harassment Bill
•Legal Panel Review Stating Legality of SBJSA
•Mayor Koch Announcement of the Small Retail Commission Study
•Small Retail Study Commission Final Report, 1986