Meet the Gun Laws

City Studies

Meet the Gun Laws

Grand Army Plaza

Urban Investigations

Grand Army Plaza

Fast Trash

City Studies

Fast Trash

Predatory Equity

Making Policy Public

Predatory Equity

Housing Court Help

Public Access Design

Housing Court Help

Common Cents

City Studies

Common Cents

Print What is Zoning? Guidebook

This guidebook uses simple diagrams to show you how zoning works in NYC. It takes you through use zoning, size and shape zoning (including Floor Area Ratio), and how proposed rezonings could affect neighborhoods. It also includes a collection of community protections that could be advocated for during a community-led rezoning, and the book fits in your pocket, so you can be sure to have it with you at your next planning commision meeting.

This guidebook is also included with the Zoning Toolkit.

Shifty Business

Public Access Design

Shifty Business

Voters Rule

City Studies

Voters Rule

The Newtown Creek BOA

Technical Assistance

The Newtown Creek BOA

Field Guide to Federalism

City Studies

Field Guide to Federalism

Museumopolis

Urban Investigations

Museumopolis

Mean Streets

City Studies

Mean Streets

Voice Recognition

Urban Investigations

Voice Recognition

What is Zoning?

Envisioning Development

What is Zoning?