Saturday, September 26, 2015

WESTCHESTER COUNTY WINS COURT APPEAL IN AFFORDABLE HOUSING CASE

With thanks to Mr. Astorino.....Westchester County Wins Court Appeal In Affordable Housing Case - Highlights - "The United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit said in a ruling issued Friday that “there has been no finding, at any point, that Westchester actually engaged in housing discrimination.” - This is a big victory for Westchester County,” Astorino said. “This vindicates our fight to protect home rule and local zoning. The issue with HUD and the monitor has never been about race or access to housing. - "There is no place for discrimination in Westchester or any place else. But by the same token, there needs to be checks on the federal government’s ability to use its power and money to reshape our communities.” READ MORE HERE - http://whiteplains.dailyvoice.com/news/westchester-county-wins-court-appeal-in-affordable-housing-case/591649/

2 comments:

  1. Such great news. Thank you Rob Astorino!

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  2. Now don't take any more CBG grant money. It comes with the current administration's idea of utopia.

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