In 2015, Tracy Huling, creator of the Yes, In My Backyard website, interviewed Elizabeth Gaynes, Director of the Osborne Association in New York City, who is managing a fascinating prison reuse project in the South Bronx. TH: […]
The Empire State Development Corporation is seeking proposals for the purchase, long-term lease, or a combination thereof, and adaptive re-use of an approximately 0.4 acre site located at 550 West 20th Street, New York, New […]
Low-income neighborhoods have historically been burdened with buildings and infrastructure NIMBY’d away from other neighborhoods, but if communities are empowered, they can direct transformation of such architecture.
State Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton said Tuesday that the Lansing Girl’s Residential Center will likely close this year as part of Andrew Cuomo’s ‘Close To Home’ proposal that will transfer responsibility for juvenile delinquents from state residential centers to New York City…