New York Uniform Land Use Reform Procedure (ULURP) clock diagram from the Center for Urban Pedagogy CUP

The history of height limits in NYC from CityLab

What is Zoning? guide from the Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP)

City Limits uses in-depth reporting to expose problems, uncover solutions and empower communities in New York City. Founded in the midst of New York's fiscal crisis, City Limits exists to inform democracy and equip citizens to create a more just city. 

Zoned Out: Race, Displacement and City Planning in New York City by Tom Angotti and Sylvia Morse, Editors

New York for Sale Community Planning Confronts Global Real Estate by Tom Angotti Foreword by Peter Marcuse

Harlem: Lost and Found by Michael Henry Adams

The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America by Richard Rothstein

Harlem is Nowhere by Sharifa Rhodes-Pitts

Harlem: The Unmaking of a Ghetto by Camilo José Vergara


Brooklyn Matters by Isabel Hill

The Changing Face of Harlem by Shawn Batey

The Domino Effect by Daniel Phelps, Megan Sperry, Brian Paul

My Brooklyn by Kelly Anderson and Allison Lirish Dean

Zipper: Coney Island's Last Wild Ride by Amy Nicholson