POPS Design Competition Logo


    Director Lago has chosen a new logo to be represent the 550+ privately owned public spaces (POPS) from the Awardees of the New York City POPS Logo Design Competition, sponsored by DCP, Advocates for Privately Owned Public Space (APOPS), and The Municipal Art Society of New York (MAS). Check out the new official POPS logo and other Awardees at popslogo.nyc!

Zoning for Coastal Flood Resiliency: Planning for Resilient Neighborhoods


    Zoning for Coastal Flood Resiliency is a set of recommendations for a zoning text amendment to foster flood-resistant buildings and incorporate sea level rise in their designs as projected by the New York City Panel on Climate Change. The initiative proposes to make permanent zoning provisions that were adopted on a temporary basis in 2013 and improve them to reduce flood risks in the city’s most vulnerable areas now and in the future.

Zoning Resolution


    The Department of City Planning has launched a new online version of the Zoning Resolution. This enhanced interface is designed to be easier to read and use on all devices. It includes many new features such as quick links and improved search functions.

North Brooklyn Industry & Innovation Plan

    The North Brooklyn Industry & Innovation Plan, DCP’s largest study of an industrial area in decades, proposes strategies to update land use policy to support today’s businesses and grow a diverse and equitable 21st century economy.

Population FactFinder

    NYC Population FactFinder (PFF) has been completely rebuilt on an open source platform, allowing users to build population profiles for custom defined areas. Its fast intuitive design incorporates powerful features, including: expanded content, change over time, data visualizations, & shareable links. All profiles include data reliability guidance, giving users confidence to republish findings.

I Want to Know

City Council Charter Revision Commission Considers Land Use - Read Expert Testimony by DCP Officials and accompanying documents.

City Planning Commission

Zoning Application Portal

DCP’s NEW beta Zoning Application Portal (ZAP) search allows the public to find current and historic information about Land Use applications.

Frequently Visited


    The Office of Management and Budget announces the release of revised Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG) Eligible Census Tract data and corresponding CD Eligibility Maps.
  • The Office of Management and Budget announces the release of the Proposed New York City Fiscal Year 2020 Community Development Block Grant (CD) Program budget for its public comment review period.
  • The Proposed 2019 Consolidated Plan One-Year Action Plan has been released for public comment.
  • The PDF Document LIC Waterfront Design Guidelines are a set of principles and strategies intended to foster an overall sense of place and ensure the creation of a cohesive character for this evolving section of LIC. Each building developed along this key portion of the Waterfront should aspire to reflect the ‘industrial and creative character’ of Long Island City’s heritage, and be anchored by a dynamic network of publicly accessible open spaces. These guidelines seek to inform the process of establishing a distinct waterfront district connecting Queensbridge Park to Anable Basin that complements this unique neighborhood.