MFY Supports Stronger Rules Against Illegal Hotels

In testimony submitted for a hearing before the New York City Council, MFY Supervising Attorney  Marti Weithman supported three initiatives to strengthen enforcement of regulations against illegal hotels, noting that “Illegal hotels threaten the safety and security of all occupants — residents and tourists alike — disrupt the quality of life of permanent residents, and accelerate our already rapidly depleting stock of affordable permanent housing.