Policy With A Purpose

CHPC’s mission, since 1937, is to develop and advance practical public policies that support the housing stock of the city by better understanding New York’s most pressing housing and neighborhood needs.

Remembering Erica R. Forman

Remembering Erica R. Forman

Image courtesy of Congregation Beit Simchat Torah (CBST)It is with great sadness that we have to share news about the loss of respected CHPC board member. Erica Forman passed away at age 71 on December 27, 2022 after a battle with cancer. Erica was a creative real...

Zoning for Solar

Zoning for Solar

The City of New York has a goal of reducing city-wide GHG emissions by 80 percent (from 2005 levels) by 2050. However, the city is trailing far behind when it comes to solar panel installation, despite the enormous benefit of solar energy in reducing GHG...

This is a Feminist Housing Plan
Feminist Housing Plan

Feminist Housing Plan

A feminist housing plan would help create a more just and inclusive New York City for all New Yorkers. Feminist Policies & Why We Need Them Public policy tends to be created under the assumption that the same solution or treatment for everyone will render equal...

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