Store Stories

City Studies

Store Stories

A Fair Chance

Making Policy Public

A Fair Chance

Food Stamped

City Studies

Food Stamped

I Heart East New York

Urban Investigations

I Heart East New York

En El Campo De Los Impuestos

Making Policy Public

En El Campo De Los Impuestos

Get It Back!

Public Access Design

Get It Back!

Launch event

launch event

On June 22, 2017 students from the Comprehensive Model School Project presented What’s On Your Plate?

launch event

On June 21, 2017 students from the Bronx School for Law, Government, and Justice presented Zoning It In…

launch event

On June 28, 2017 students from EBC High School for Public Service presented Displaced From This Place?

launch event

Monday, May 15, 2017 1PM

We’re launching our latest Public Access Design project, Keep Your Family’s Home at the Housing Court Answers 2017 Annual Conference!  The theme of the conference is, “Universal Access to Counsel: What will the Right to Counsel in NYC look ... more
  • Fordham University School of Law
    150 West 62 Street
    New York, NY 10023

launch event

On April 20, 2017 students from KAPPA International High School presented The Wait.

launch event

Monday, March 27, 2017 5:33PM

We’re excited to announce our latest tool in our Envisioning Development program, What Is FAR?  A companion to our What Is Zoning? Toolkit, What is FAR? is an online, interactive tool to help community members get a grip on the slippery concept of Floor Area ... more

launch event

On March 3rd, 2017 students from the International Community High School celebrated the debut of “Show Me the Money!"

launch event

Friday, January 13, 2017 11AM

Getting ready to apply for affordable housing takes time, and it involves more than just filling out paperwork. Each building has different income qualifications and required materials, which can make putting together a strong application confusing. What exactly is ... more

launch event

Thursday, January 12, 2017 6PM

For friends and family members of a person who’s been arrested, the act of paying bail is a stressful and confusing process. Beyond finding the money cover the cost of bail, payers also have to decide how to pay. There are usually two options: cash bail or a ... more
  • BAM Fisher Hillman Studio
    321 Ashland Place
    Brooklyn, NY 11217

launch event

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 2PM

Our newest Technical Assistance project, Engage to Change, is now available! CUP teamed up with New York Foundation, Building Movement Project, and designers WeShouldDoItAll to create Engage to Change, a slide deck that breaks down the connection between ... more

launch event

On November 9th, CUP launched Sign Up!, a pocket-sized fold-out guide that explains the right of Deaf individuals’ access to an interpreter. A collaboration of CUP, New York Lawyers for Public Interest (NYLPI) and designer Grace Robinson-Leo, the guide illustrates key ... more

launch event

Monday, July 11, 2016 7PM

Since the Fresh Kills landfill closed on Staten Island over 15 years ago, NYC has exported all of its trash to other places to be buried or burned. Everyone from government officials to local residents has debated this complicated process, but one thing all folks agree on is ... more

It's Not Just Personal

Making Policy Public

It's Not Just Personal

Grand Army Plaza

Urban Investigations

Grand Army Plaza

H2 Oh No!

Technical Assistance

H2 Oh No!

What Is Zoning?

Envisioning Development

What Is Zoning?

Your School, Your Choice!

Making Policy Public

Your School, Your Choice!

Predatory Equity

Making Policy Public

Predatory Equity

Talking Trash: Throwing Out the Big Apple

Urban Investigations

Talking Trash: Throwing Out the Big Apple

The Deciders

City Studies

The Deciders