Is College For Me?

Public Access Design

Is College For Me?

Participatory Budgeting

Technical Assistance

Participatory Budgeting

A Fair Chance

Making Policy Public

A Fair Chance

Lotto Zone

Urban Investigations

Lotto Zone

Immigrants & NY

Making Policy Public

Immigrants & NY

Planning for your children's future

Technical Assistance

Planning for your children's future

Announcing our 2019 Making Policy Public collaborations

Announcing our 2019 Making Policy Public collaborations

Over the past year you’ve joined us in celebrating the tenth anniversary of our popular program, Making Policy Public. From an exhibit at The Drawing Center to the launch of several new tools for communities across the city, we’re honored to have collaborated with so many incredible community partners and designers.

We’re thrilled to announce the 2019 round of Making Policy Public issues and look forward to working with these teams over the next year!

Increasing civic engagement for incarcerated people and their families
Designers: Karl Orozco and Tahnee Pantig
Advocate: Alliance of Families for Justice

The right to counsel for tenants facing eviction in NYC
Designers: Chelsea Atwell, Hanah Ho, and Ida Woldemichael
Advocate: Housing Court Answers

Risk Assessment Instruments and their effect on mass incarceration
Designers: Two-N
Advocate: JustLeadershipUSA

E-carceration: the effect of in-home electronic monitoring devices on mass criminalization
Designers: Shreyas R Krishnan and Kruttika Susarla
Advocate: Freedom to Thrive (formerly Enlace)

Special thanks to our stellar jury who selected this year’s projects. Click here to learn more about the project teams and issues!

Es Tu Dinero, Decides Tú

Making Policy Public

Es Tu Dinero, Decides Tú

Shine a Light on Your Utility Rights

Making Policy Public

Shine a Light on Your Utility Rights

What is asylum?

Making Policy Public

What is asylum?

Share, Where?

Urban Investigations

Share, Where?

The Public School Avengers

Urban Investigations

The Public School Avengers

Lunchroom Digest

City Studies

Lunchroom Digest

En El Campo De Los Impuestos

Making Policy Public

En El Campo De Los Impuestos

Mean Streets

City Studies

Mean Streets