NY1: Bill Sponsor Expects Many Hotels Will Convert to Housing Under New Law
Originally published in Spectrum News NY1 on June 07, 2022.
State Sen. Brian Kavanagh sponsored the bill signed into law Tuesday by Gov. Kathy Hochul that encourages the conversion of vacant hotels into affordable housing. Kavanagh joined Bobby Cuza on "Inside City Hall" Tuesday evening to explain the law's origins, his hopes for the impact, and how the process will function going forward.