Sen. Krueger’s 2023 Roundtable for Boomers and Seniors, Session III: “Get It Fixed: Know Your Rights to Get Repairs in Your Rental Apartment”

Senator Krueger’s 2023 five-part Virtual Roundtable for Boomers and Seniors will focus on housing for older people. Access to safe affordable housing is critical to ensure that we are able to age well in the community.

Are you a renter who has plaster coming down in the bathroom? Has your stove or fridge stopped working? Is the lock broken on your building’s front door? Scared to contact your landlord to make these needed repairs but unsure of your rights to get those repairs done? Hear from leading experts about effective strategies for how to get repairs in your rental apartment.


– Sateesh Nori, Executive Director, JustFix

– Michael Grinthal, Director of Housing Rights, TakeRoot Justice

– Andrea Shapiro, Director of Program and Advocacy, Met Council on Housing


— PowerPoint from Michael Grinthal:

— PowerPoint from Sateesh Nori:

— PowerPoint from Andrea Shapiro:

— Copy of the Q&A:

–TakeRoot Justice:

Right To Counsel NYC Coalition Rent Strike Tool Kit



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–Met Council on Housing: