According to the NY Times, Governor Cuomo recently announced a comprehensive plan that would direct $1.4 billion to health, housing and poverty, which will include long suffering East Brooklyn and Central Brooklyn neighborhoods like East New York, Brownsville, Crown Heights and Bedford Stuvesant.
The comprehensive plan includes$700 million for capital investment for health care, 3,000 units of affordable housing, 7,600 new jobs and over 5 acres of recreation space at state funded housing developments.
The NY Times article made sure to mention that Cuomo’s plan was short on specifics, but East New York is in the discussion.
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