The Sustainability Agenda outlines NYCHA’s commitment to healthy and comfortable homes that showcase environmental stewardship and sustainable design. NYCHA is in the process of updating the Sustainability Agenda and the new document will outline how NYCHA can implement innovative technical solutions to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions while using an ethical and inclusive model to execute projects and engage residents. By designing sustainability into its buildings and communities, NYCHA is ensuring that New York City will have an affordable housing stock for the next generation. The new Sustainability Agenda will illustrate the progress to date in accomplishing the 2016 goals while setting new targets based on the latest data and reflecting NYCHA’s Blueprint for Change.
The Sustainability Agenda 2021 will be guided by the following Goals:
NYCHA’s Sustainability Agenda 2021 preview outline is now available. Included is the vision for the document, the goals and strategies NYCHA is working to advance, and the next steps for the document’s release during the upcoming Climate Week in September of 2021.