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City Nixes Second Homeless Shelter Planned for Chinatown

Posted May 3, 2022 at 5:01 am

The city nixed two homeless shelters n Chinatown within the last week. The Department of Social Services yesterday announced that its shelter planned for 231 Grand Street (at the Bowery) is now canceled. The announcement follows mere days after the city likewise terminated a proposal to convert 47 Madison into a shelter. “After reviewing planned […]

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Housing Works Proposes Bowery Homeless Shelter in Chinatown

Last modified February 23, 2022 at 8:50 pm

Chinatown is girding for another homeless shelter. Esteemed nonprofit Housing Works, under the aegis of the city’s Department of Social Services, now proposes a “drop-in” facility at 231 Grand Street that will “provide medical and behavioral health care, case management, housing placement, and other social services” to area homeless. The proposal will go before the […]

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Report: Bank Holdup at 231 Grand Street

Last modified March 29, 2017 at 11:09 pm

Word on the street is that the Chase Bank at 231 Grand Street was just held up.

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