CHPC Event: A/Cs for New Yorkers During COVID-19
On May 29th, CHPC hosted a virtual event to discuss the City’s plan to distribute air conditioners to senior New Yorkers this summer.
Thank you to our event sponsor:
- Eric Klineberg, author of Heat Wave: A Social Autopsy of Disaster in Chicago
- Benjamin Strong, Senior Director of Emergency Preparedness at NYC’s Department for the Aging
- Jainey Bavishi, Director, Mayor’s Office of Resiliency
Keeping New Yorkers Cool During A Global Pandemic
Housing Policy Solutions for COVID-19
Providing A/Cs to all New Yorkers who need them is one of 12 housing policy solutions for COVID-19 in an issue brief by CHPC.
Density & COVID-19 in NYC
CHPC finds that population density is not associated with COVID-19 case rates, indicating that density is not a key determinant of the pandemic’s impacts.
CHPC Policy Responses to COVID-19
See more research by CHPC on how housing policy can aid NYC’s recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.