Both houses meet Monday and Thursday but have little work to do.
No hearings of note this week. Budget and policy committee hearings will pick up soon.
The first of at least two informational hearings planned by the Assembly Housing and Community Development Committee has been announced. “An Overview of the Housing Market and the State’s Housing Resources and Programs” is planned for February 18, at 9 AM.
. . . when an elected official leads on affordable housing policy. NYTs editorial traces the outlines of Mayor de Blasio’s plan to make NYC more affordable. On the opposite coast–which rivals NYC in housing un-affordability—is anyone watching? Oh and if you want to dig deeper, here’s the Mayor’s plan. Tuck in: It’s 116 pages.