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At least 139 city hotels are now homeless shelters. We reported on Friday about violence, harassment, and drug deals soaring in the neighborhood (some of it a result of homelesss shelters moving into hotels).
Derick Waller of ABC’s Eyewitness News was on the streets of Hell’s Kitchen today. His full report can be watched below:
Added to the list are The Travel Inn on W42nd St, The Washington Jefferson Hotel on W51st Street and the Holiday Inn on W48th Street. We reported last week that list included the Skyline Hotel on 10th Ave, the Comfort Inn on W44th St, and The Watson on W57th St.