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Community addresses ongoing concerns with off-campus housing

Stony Brook Concerned Homeowners, Ltd., the group fighting illegal rented homes in residential neighborhoods, held a meeting at the Mount School in Stony Brook on Wednesday, Oct. 23 for its members to discuss the ongoing issues with students living off-campus.

The nonprofit community organization, which formed in March 2013, held a meeting that drew in a crowd consisting of township residents, Town of Brookhaven officials, and Suffolk County officials, along with the group’s founders Bruce Sander and Anthony DeRosa.

Sander opened the gathering by stressing that it was “not a political meeting by any means,” but instead that they were there for a single issue, “boarding houses.”

Read more at The Statesman