Carbon City

City Studies

Carbon City

From Shelter to Apartment

Making Policy Public

From Shelter to Apartment

How Can I Improve My Park?

Making Policy Public

How Can I Improve My Park?

Is Your Neighborhood Getting Too Expensive?

Technical Assistance

Is Your Neighborhood Getting Too Expensive?

Welcome to Health Care!

Making Policy Public

Welcome to Health Care!

What's Going On In The Neighborhood?

Envisioning Development

What's Going On In The Neighborhood?

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!

Bail's Set... What's Next?

Public Access Design

Bail's Set... What's Next?

Store Stories

City Studies

Store Stories

What Does It Mean To Live In My Own Place?

Making Policy Public

What Does It Mean To Live In My Own Place?

Power Trip

Urban Investigations

Power Trip

Don't Get Iced

Public Access Design

Don't Get Iced

Shine a Light on Your Utility Rights

Making Policy Public

Shine a Light on Your Utility Rights

Child Support?!

Making Policy Public

Child Support?!

Now Boarding

Urban Investigations

Now Boarding