The operator, or in some cases franchisor, of eight city-centric websites worldwide that focus on news, events, food, culture, and other local coverage. The namesake blog is focused on New York City.
Link to website
Primary geographic focus: New York
Organization type(s): Media
CONTENT FROM THIS SOURCENews Story Beth Fertig
Gothamist (NYC), WNYC (NY)
March 12, 2020
News Story Gothamist (NYC)
April 19, 2019
In 2017, New York became the first city in the nation to adopt the right-to-counsel law. But advocates say that most low-income tenants still do not know that they are entitled to a lawyer during eviction cases.
News Story Jake Bittle
November 15, 2018
Court-appointed lawyers have started to transform the predatory environment of housing court, resulting in fewer evictions, but some eligible tenants still slip through the cracks, and implementation has been more successful in some boroughs than others.
News Story Nathan Tempey
March 10, 2017
An item in a preliminary Trump administration budget plan would, if implemented, hobble one of New York City's main providers of legal representation to poor people, and gut other legal services offices across New York state and the country.
This page last modified: Mon, March 13, 2017 -- 2:42 pm ET