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Making Policy Public

Vendor Power!

Blunt Conversations

Urban Investigations

Blunt Conversations

Es Tu Dinero, Decides Tú

Making Policy Public

Es Tu Dinero, Decides Tú

Grand Army Plaza

Urban Investigations

Grand Army Plaza

Free For All?

City Studies

Free For All?

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!

Share, Where?

Urban Investigations

Share, Where?

Stand Clear of the Rising Fares

Urban Investigations

Stand Clear of the Rising Fares

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Public Access Design

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Shelter Skelter

Urban Investigations

Shelter Skelter

The Newtown Creek BOA

Technical Assistance

The Newtown Creek BOA

Is Your Neighborhood Getting Too Expensive?

Technical Assistance

The Deciders

City Studies

The Deciders

Meet the Gun Laws

City Studies

Meet the Gun Laws