Who Benefits from Community Benefit Agreements?

Urban Investigations

Who Benefits from Community Benefit Agreements?

What's in the water?

Making Policy Public

What's in the water?

It's Not Just Personal

Making Policy Public

It's Not Just Personal

Know Your Lines

Making Policy Public

Know Your Lines

Shelter Skelter

Urban Investigations

Shelter Skelter

What Is Zoning?

Envisioning Development

What Is Zoning?

2011

‘Policy for People poster-style’

Public Policy Lab

November, 10, 2011

The poster speaks to the audience for whom the information is most important — those who are under 18!

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‘Where Does Your (Convenience Store) Food Come From?’

Gilt Taste

August, 31, 2011

These students take the opportunity to really explore how this little corner of the city works… and what results is one of the smartest, most nuanced, and most fun documents on the subject we’ve ever seen.

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‘Who Is Shaping New York’s Subway Redevelopment?’

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August, 15, 2011

The project juxtaposes the fact that such a construction project creates jobs but there is a suspicious absence of ‘the public’ in MTA’s decisions.

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‘Fast-Tracked: Who Decides Where the Subway Goes?’

Urban Omnibus

August, 10, 2011

The group investigated how transportation planning works by talking to stakeholders, researching policy and financing, and pounding the pavement.

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‘We Seriously Love The Internet is Serious Business’

Detroit Digital Justice Coalition zine #3

June, 30, 2011

The film is instrumental in engaging people in disenfranchised communities who have been previously intimidated by the Internet. It is understandable by ANYONE from age 8 to 80.

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‘Know Your Lines’

Art Threat

May, 11, 2011

Who is drawing the lines? What does the shape of a district mean? And what does a good redistricting process look like? These are precisely the questions being tackled in Know Your Lines.

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‘Visualizing the Dangers of Toxic Brownfields’

The Dirt

April, 20, 2011

Middle school students went out and mapped the empty lots and then started investigating [them].

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Store Stories

City Studies

Store Stories

Social Security Risk Machine

Making Policy Public

Social Security Risk Machine

The Newtown Creek BOA

Technical Assistance

The Newtown Creek BOA

Is Justice For All?

City Studies

Is Justice For All?

Mean Streets

City Studies

Mean Streets

Stand Up to Clean Up!

Public Access Design

Stand Up to Clean Up!

Soak It Up!

City Studies

Soak It Up!

Show UP

Public Access Design

Show UP