New Yorkers continue to foot the bill for the city’s unexpected guests this week. According to new tallies, the city has shelled out an additional $35m in taxpayer monies to shelter migrants at two locations.
According to the City’s Department of Homeless Services the city continues to shell out obscene amounts of money for a problem New York had nothing to do with. On Monday, it was revealed how the agency has doled out an additional $35m in monies funded by taxpayers to foot the bill for the growing crisis.
In total, the agency has newly awarded $26.4 million to the Volunteers of America to lend assistance to migrants at the Paul Hotel in Midtown, and another $9.48 million to Lutheran Social Services of Metropolitan New York.