Brookhaven Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing 5/7/19

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 6pm-8pm. Residents of the Town of Brookhaven are encouraged to attend this public meeting for a Fair Housing study: “Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice” at Mastics Moriches Shirley Community Library, 407 William Floyd Parkway, Shirley, NY 11967 Español.  (more…)

Mastic Beach settles Racial Housing Discrimination suit with LIHS

The Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law announced today a major settlement in the case of Long Island Housing Services, Inc. v. Village of Mastic Beach (EDNY). This case against the Village of Mastic Beach, New York and Timothy Brojer, the former Village Administrator of Mastic Beach, challenged code enforcement actions of the defendants that were alleged to discriminatorily target African American renters and their landlords in violation of their constitutional rights. (more…)