Queens co-op residents mobilize

June 04, 2006 12:00AM

A battle is escalating at a large Queens co-op, highlighting again the city’s rising housing costs. Residents of Mitchell-Lama-supported Rochdale Village, a Jamaica co-op with about 23,000 occupants, are protesting a 12 percent increase in their monthly maintenance charges and a fuel surcharge that took effect in the past year. more [NYT]

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