Linda Gibbs – Brickbats – homeless refusing public housing – New York City

Linda Gibbs – Brickbats – homeless refusing public housing – New York City – Brief Article

Charles Oliver

About one in three homeless families in New York City’s shelters refuses offers of public housing. “Some reject more than one home. Sometimes, there is an objection to the size of the apartment. Sometimes, folks do not want to be in the neighborhoods,” says city official Linda Gibbs.

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