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Remembering Edward I. Koch: Mayor of New York, 1978-1989

City Limits covered Ed Koch's three terms in office, during some of New York City's most difficult years. This List.Ly features reporting on Koch's policies and politics, and two original columns he published with City Limits.

Feb 01, 2013 - - 124
June 1989: In His Own Words: Ed Koch on Housing and Homelessness -

In June 1989, Ed Koch weighed-in on the city's housing crisis as an incumbent facing off against a crowded field of mayoral challengers.

Feb 02, 2013 - - 156
February 1988: Double Jeopardy: Facing AIDS & Homelessness

Beverly Cheuvront writes about the Koch Administration's overwhelming challenge to address the growing AIDS and homelessness problem.

Feb 01, 2013 - - 124
February 1983: Politics vs. Healthcare: The Closure of Sydenham Hospital

Ed Koch Administration and the controversial closure of Harlem's Syndenham

Feb 01, 2013 - - 144
May 1987: Questions Go Begging in Koch's Homeless Shelter Plan

City Limits reports on the Koch administration's $100 million plan to build 20 homeless shelters in 1987.

Feb 01, 2013 - - 125
October 1984: Tax Breaks by Check-Off

Annette Fuentes on Mayor Koch's automatic tax incentives for big business and industry.

Feb 01, 2013 - - 146
March 1985: The Mayor's Proposals

Tom Robbins 1985 analysis on the first major housing and development proposals of Mayor Koch's eight years in office.

Feb 01, 2013 - - 156
November 1985: If You're Thinking of Living in a Trailer

Annette Fuentes on Mayor Koch's trailer park plan for a select group of homeless families in New York City.

Feb 01, 2013 - - 130
March 1984: Lower Manhattan Tenants fight to legitimize "Lofts"

Lisa Wilde on Mayor Koch's "Loft Law" and its lack of relief given to residents hoping to make 'lofts' legitimate housing.

Feb 01, 2013 - - 134
August 2010: Edward I. Koch On Mosque: Let's Be Calm Now

On a day when Newt Gingrich compared the people planning a downtown mosque to Nazis, former Mayor Ed Koch said Americans could some day regret the furor over the project.

Feb 02, 2013 - - 154
Edward I. Koch Archives (1976 - 2012)

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