New School on the Block

City Studies

New School on the Block

Mean Streets

City Studies

Mean Streets

Boom Town

City Studies

Boom Town

Get It Back!

Public Access Design

Get It Back!

Stand Up to Clean Up!

Public Access Design

Stand Up to Clean Up!

What Is Affordable Housing?

Envisioning Development

What Is Affordable Housing?

2017

‘A new tool teaches NYC developer lingo by making you an all-powerful urban planner’

Architect’s Newspaper

April, 4, 2017

Building on the What is Zoning? toolkit, CUP’s What is FAR? helps users get savvy with developer lingo—particularly the concept Floor Area Ratio (as readers may know, FAR determines the height and bulk of buildings). Language is power, and CUP, along with eight community partners, reasoned that it’s helpful for ordinary folks to speak the language of bureaucrats and capitalists when discussing changes in their neighborhoods.

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‘Nueva guía para obtener acceso a vivienda popular’

NY1 Noticias

January, 12, 2017

“No es solo el problema de viviendas asequibles, sino también es el problema de mejorar las situaciones financieras de los neoyorquinos, y entonces de esa idea nació ese proyecto”, señaló Oscar Núñez, del Centro de Pedagogía Urbana.

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‘Agencies Create New Guide on Steps to Take to Apply for Affordable Housing and Putting Together a Strong Application’

NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development

January, 10, 2017

Based on the initial findings, HPD, DCA and the Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP), with support from Citi Foundation and the Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York City, also created Ready, Set, Apply: Getting Ready for Affordable Housing in NYC (Spanish), a friendly and approachable guide outlining the steps to apply for affordable housing and how to prepare a strong application.

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Social Security Risk Machine

Making Policy Public

Social Security Risk Machine

Social Security Risk Machine

Making Policy Public

Social Security Risk Machine

Ready, Set, Apply!

Technical Assistance

Ready, Set, Apply!

Store Stories

City Studies

Store Stories

Participatory Budgeting

Technical Assistance

Participatory Budgeting

Don't Bank On It

Making Policy Public

Don't Bank On It

Meet the Gun Laws

City Studies

Meet the Gun Laws

Soak It Up!

City Studies

Soak It Up!