taking the Where We Live NYC process on tour!
We’re holding Where We Live NYC events across the city in January and February:
- Learn more and discuss the history of fair housing
- Explore data on diversity and opportunity in New York City via a pop-up exhibition
- Engage and share feedback on strategies to address discrimination, segregation, and equity in opportunity
If you would like to schedule a visit for your group, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
February 12-15: Queens – Queens Museum
Our host – the Queens Museum – presents visual arts and educational programming for people in the New York metropolitan area, and particularly for the residents of Queens, a uniquely diverse, ethnic, cultural, and international community.
- Opening Reception: Wednesday, February 12 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
- Exhibit Hours: February 13-15 from 11:00am to 5:00pm
- Tours: February 15 from 11:00am to 5:00pm
- Where: Queens Museum at the New York City Building, Flushing Meadows Corona Park
June 12: Where We Live NYC Report Public Hearing
There was a formal hearing to collect public input in advance of the release of the Where We Live NYC Report and hear comments on the City’s use of funds to affirmatively further fair housing. For more information, you can read the formal notice here.
June 22: Where We Live NYC Summit
At the Where We Live NYC Summit we…
- Shared what we’ve learned from communities across New York City
- Talked with NYC Deputy Mayor Vicki Been, Maya Wiley of MSNBC and the New School, Colbin Grannum from the Bed-Stuy Restoration Corporation, and Nicholas Dagen Bloom of Hunger College, about what segregation, discrimination, and opportunity look like in your neighborhood
- Shared feedback on fair housing solutions
- Gave support with your housing questions and concerns
First stop – September 15: Boogie on the Boulevard
Second stop – September 28: Corónate
Third stop – October 12: Brooklyn Public Library Central Branch
Fourth stop – November 6: St. George Ferry Terminal – Richmond Terrace