The Park Savoy is a dangerous fire trap, and not up to current building code in a number of critical areas including required number of stairwells, location of exits, width of the single stairwell, and width of hallways. The City is betting on a fire not happening in this building and is willing to bet 140 homeless lives on it. Please read about the history of the building and what former City officials and fire safety experts have to say about the dangers presented by the building.
FOX News: ‘Billionaires’ Row’ New Yorkers continue fight against homeless shelter, accusing Mayor de Blasio of luring vulnerable into ‘firetrap’June 5, 2019
Experts Agree: Park Savoy Hotel is a Death TrapMarch 13, 2019
CBS2: Judge Puts Temporary Injunction On Proposed Homeless Shelter Near ‘Billionaire’s Row’December 28, 2018