Pratt Center News

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November 20, 2014

Yesterday, New York City Council issued a press release announcing a platform to support industrial & manufacturing sectors in NYC. Our very own Director Adam Friedman is quoted in the release,and we're thrilled...

October 23, 2014

New York City, Indianapolis, Portland, OR and San Jose are collaborating to develop programs to create jobs that strengthen local “innovation economies” by increasing access to economic opportunities and ensuring economic gains benefit all city residents and communities. The collaboration is an initiative of the Urban Manufacturing Alliance...

October 9, 2014

On  October 8th, 2014, the Pratt Center for Community Development, in partnership with several community-based organizations, celebrated the launch of the Energy Champions Referral Program. The program was designed to support communities to reduce their carbon emissions while lowering energy bills through home improvements. Participating individuals and non profit...

October 2, 2014

Pratt Center for Community Development's Executive Director Adam Friedman and Policy Director Joan Byron participated on two different panels last Friday September 26th at the Solving Urban Land Use Problems in the 21st Century (SULUP21) conference, held at New York University.

SULUP21, a coalition of graduate planning students...