Peterson Discusses Build It Back

We spoke with Amy Peterson, the Director of New York City’s Housing Recovery Office, about the Build It Back program. ┬áPeterson, appointed by Mayor de Blasio in late March, oversees the widely criticized program and is charged with restarting what has been a moribund effort.

We spoke after a Sandy-recovery town hall hosted by Comptroller Scott Stringer in the Arverne section of Rockaway.