Policy » Land Use and Zoning Policy » CHPC 2019 Charter Reform Testimony at Expert Panel


The New York City Charter is currently under review by the 2019 NYC Charter Revision Commission. The Charter may be revised if proposals which are crafted and brought to ballot by the Commission are voted in by referendum in November 2019.

CHPC was invited to give testimony to the at the Commission’s Expert Forum on Land Use and Planning on March 21st. The event was one of a series of Expert Forums, which the Commission organized to solicit guidance from subject-area experts on proposals for Charter reform in five issue areas: Elections, Finance, Governance, Police Reform, and Land Use and Planning.

Read CHPC’s testimony below, download it here, or watch online here.