Living Lots NYC is a clearinghouse of information that New Yorkers can use to find, unlock and protect our shared resources. 596 Acres started with vacant lots and remains committed to helping fill these holes.
Urban Reviewer catalogs over 150 urban renewal plans that NYC adopted to get federal funding for acquiring land, relocating the people living there, demolishing the structures and making way for new public and private development.
NYCommons helps New Yorkers impact decisions about public land and buildings in their neighborhoods. It is a collaboration between Common Cause/NY, the Community Development Project at the Urban Justice Center, and 596 Acres.
439 W 127th Street New York ,
December 2 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Come build, share, and celebrate with fellow land access advocates who are organizing with their neighbors for access to vacant spaces to transform them into community places! You’ll get a chance to learn from folks who have succeeded in successfully gaining access and folks who are beginning their journey to land stewardship! This is a […]