Under The Radar: Community Development & The Future of NYCHA

At the beginning of the studio, the group conducted a detailed analysis of possible funding initiatives that NYCHA could undertake to address the budget shortfall: RAD, infill development, community land trusts, land value capture, the selling of air rights, and limited equity cooperatives. They rated these solutions using a rubric with five tenets: protections for [...]

By |2020-06-08T14:41:32-04:00September 17th, 2019|Comments Off on Under The Radar: Community Development & The Future of NYCHA

New York City Carshare

This CUNY Hunter Master of Urban Planning studio had the opportunity to provide an independent analysis of the New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) Carshare Pilot. The pilot is currently structured towards increasing New Yorkers’ financial and geographic access to carshare and our charge was to evaluate the program. This report delivers programmatic and [...]

By |2020-06-08T14:42:08-04:00September 16th, 2019|Comments Off on New York City Carshare

Hastings-on-Hudson Waterfront Brownfield Redevelopment

The Village of Hastings-on-Hudson of Westchester County, New York, has requested a revenue positive, 100-year vision of the town’s waterfront redevelopment site. The Studios’ goals and objectives for the project are to implement our methods and approach for the planning process and the foundation of our 100-year vision. The deliverable for the client [...]

By |2020-03-25T16:58:37-04:00February 3rd, 2019|Comments Off on Hastings-on-Hudson Waterfront Brownfield Redevelopment