Remembering Frances Magee

Remembering Frances Magee

Image courtesy of Legacy On Sunday, January 1, 2023, long-time emeritus board member, Frances Magee passed away peacefully in her sleep after a brief illness. She was 93 years old. Franny was devoted to CHPC for over 60 years. She was an architect whose strong...
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...
CHPC Welcomes New Executive Director, Howard Slatkin

CHPC Welcomes New Executive Director, Howard Slatkin

New York, NY (November 21, 2022)- Today, Citizens Housing & Planning Council (CHPC) announced Howard Slatkin as the new Executive Director of the independent research and education nonprofit dedicated to addressing the city’s housing and planning needs. “We are...
Annual Night at the Museum

Annual Night at the Museum

Let’s come together to celebrate the multi-talented and dedicated community that shape housing in NYC! Join us on December 5, 2022 at the Museum of the City of New York for an evening of exclusive access to exhibitions, holiday shopping, NY housing and planning...
Remembering Lisa Blecker

Remembering Lisa Blecker

    It is with deep sadness that we announce the untimely death of CHPC Executive Committee member and Secretary, Lisa Blecker. Lisa passed away in a horseback riding accident. She was 61 years old. Lisa was a unique CHPC board member. Not a typical part of...