City Comptroller Scott Stringer visits Bronx Times Reporter

Comptroller Scott Stringer and Bronx Times staff reporter Patrick Rocchio hold copies of the newspaper.
Photo courtesy of Comprtroller Scott Stringer office

Comptroller Scott Stringer visited the Bronx Times Reporter office on Friday, March 4, meeting with editorial staff. The comptroller spoke about several of his initiatives, including creating a land bank of city-owned vacant lots that would be used to pair non-profit housing developers with sites that could be used to build affordable housing. He also spoke about using community-based planning and engaging community boards on land use issues.

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