We convene civic leaders to confront the defining issues in New York City’s built environment.

Current Initiatives

Upcoming Events

11.29.22
On November 17, join us for a hard-hat tour of the American Museum of Natural History’s Richard Gilder Center.
12.07.22
On December 7, join us for a discussion on the role of public space in supporting healing and belonging.
12.12.22
On December 17, join us for an evening tour of the lighting at Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church and National Shrine.

News

Posted — October 31, 2022
Posted — October 14, 2022
Posted — July 13, 2022

Join the Forum

Individual Membership

Our Fellows are developers, architects, planners, builders, public officials, scholars, lawyers, and journalists who are building dynamic, equitable and resilient cities.

Company Memberships

Our 50 company members are leading design, development, law, construction and engineering firms who are leading urban development in New York City and around the world.

Support Us

Our work would not be possible without the generous support of civic leaders and design champions. Whether you are interested in joining our Director’s Circle or making a one-time contribution to support our work, we welcome your support.