CHPC Seeking Executive Director

CHPC Seeking Executive Director

CHPC is seeking an extraordinary candidate to serve as its Executive Director to lead the organization with a focus on long-term growth and success. POSITION:Executive Director ORGANIZATION:Citizens Housing and Planning Council ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION:CHPC is a unique...
Onward and Upward: a Technical Guide to Zoning Reform

Onward and Upward: a Technical Guide to Zoning Reform

After more than a year of research and consultation with experts across the housing and planning sectors, CHPC is thrilled to release our latest publication, Onward and Upward: A technical guide to zoning and regulatory reform in the crisis era. Onward and Upward...
Participatory Property Management

Participatory Property Management

  Over the last two years, New York City has pioneered a new resident-centered approach to the PACT program (Permanent Affordability Commitment Together); NYC’s version of the federal RAD (Rental Assistance Demonstration) program which converts public housing...
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 emissions. ...
Brutal Bureaucracy: NYC Housing Connect Analysis

Brutal Bureaucracy: NYC Housing Connect Analysis

To get food stamps, you need the make and model of your car. To get rental assistance, you need your child’s social security number. To get supportive housing, you must complete a series of screenings to prove your need for services. Even if you have lived in a...
Housing Plan for LGBTQ+ Communities

Housing Plan for LGBTQ+ Communities

NYC must support the LGBTQ+ New Yorkers who have found community in our city for decades. click here to Read Housing Plan for LGBTQ+ Communities! New York must develop more safe and affordable housing, while preserving LGBTQ+ enclaves in neighborhoods where LGBTQ+...