George Oros, chief of staff to Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino, forcefully laid out the administration’s position on the 2009 fair housing settlement with the Department of Housing and Urban Development at a meeting of the Board of Legislators Government Operations Committee meeting March 27. Watch the video below. Oros was responding to a letter from HUD giving the county an April 25 deadline for the county to submit a zoning analysis acceptable to HUD or lose $7.4 million in community development money. Click here for the story and here for the HUD letter and the county’s statement in response.
Video courtesy of Westchester County Board of Legislators.