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"A Total Reset" for Public Housing
Roundtable Discussion
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 9:00am
Studio-X NYC
Roundtable convened by the Institute for Public Architecture
New mayor Bill de Blasio has declared "a total reset" for public housing in New York. At the same time, the decline of affordable housing options has become New Yorkers' greatest concern.

The Institute for Public Architecture was created to tackle these issues creatively. With this event, we are supporting efforts to improve public housing in New York by bringing together experts and collecting examples of ambitious ideas that work.

8:30 AM: Coffee reception

9 AM - 12 PM:
  • Welcome and introduction
  • Design case studies: Ambitious housing tower retrofits and infill development projects
  • Roundtable policy and finance discussion: Leading figures in housing, facilitated by David Burney, FAIA, Associate Professor of Planning & Placemaking Pratt Institute
Free and open to the public, but space is very limited. Please RSVP here.