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Chinatown residents begin a hunger strike to fight for their homes
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Chinatown residents begin a hunger strike to fight for their homes

Two weeks ago, the Department of Housing and Preservation issued a vacate order for the 75 people living at 85 Bowery.

Crumbling East Village Projects: Residents getting sick as they wait for repairs
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Crumbling East Village Projects: Residents getting sick as they wait for repairs

Ruth Christie says she will die prematurely if she cannot be relocated.

Crumbling East Village Projects: Broken elevators trap elderly and disabled
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Crumbling East Village Projects: Broken elevators trap elderly and disabled

“Some of the residents here are incredibly ill,” one resident says.