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November 5, 2018

Tomorrow, New Yorkers head to the polls for the important work of voting, not just for their local elected officials, but also on a set of ballot initiatives that would revise the City’s Charter, the document which serves as the City’s “constitution.” The “back side of the ballot” contains three proposals resulting...

October 18, 2018

Graduate Planning Fellows

Pratt Center welcomes the newest class of Graduate Planning and Taconic Fellows for 2018-2019. Each year, through a close relationship with Pratt Institute’s Graduate Center for Planning and the Environment (GCPE), Pratt...

October 11, 2018

 

Two distinct Charter Revision Commissions got underway in New York City in 2018, one formed by the Mayor and another by the City Council. While operating on/with different timelines, each group’s task is the same: to review the city charter, hold public hearings and, potentially, place initiatives on the...

October 11, 2018

Pratt Center is pleased to announce the 2018-2019 class of Graduate Planning Fellows. Each academic year, Pratt Center selects a number of Pratt Institute graduate students to work alongside staff members on urban planning and policy projects.The fellowship provides a unique opportunity for graduate students to apply what they learn in...

October 9, 2018

The American Planning Association’s New York Metro Chapter Diversity Committee invites you to attend Hindsight, a conference on urban planning through an equity lens, which will held Friday, November 2 and Saturday, November 3 at Hunter College.

Each year, Hindsight honors a significant urban planning and equity-related milestone to not...