Mandatory Inclusionary Housing (MIH)

Looking for more information on the city's Mandatory Inclusionary Housing plan? Check out the below links for more info. The list provides basic information from differing perspectives, ranging from support to opposition to skeptical criticism to help you form your own opinion. 

Recent Articles (October 2015 - present) 

East Harlem Residents Flood Community Board Meeting to Protest Rezoning Plan, The Indypendent, Nov. 18, 2015

Reject Zoning Changes for El Barrio, Residents Say, DNA Info, Nov. 10, 2015

East Harlem Tenants Group Rejects De Blasio Housing Plan, Offers Its Own, Gotham Gazette, Nov 6, 2015

Welcome to the Bronx reports on Bronx Community Boards' votes, Nov. 11, 2015

East Harlem Residents Protest Rezoning Plan, Voices of New York, Nov. 2015

De Blasio Housing Commissioner to Critics: "You Don't Stop Development," The Observer, Nov. 13, 2015

HPD Commissioner Vicki Been's Presentation, "Housing New York: Pairing Neighborhood Investment with Protections Against Displacement," Nov. 2015

How Are NYC Community Boards Reacting to De Blasio's Housing Plan?, City Limits, Nov. 2, 2015 

Official information from NYC/Selected Articles (Oct. 2014 - Sep. 2015)

Department of City Planning (DCP) - Mandatory Inclusionary Housing

DCP MIH Presentation, September 2015

DCP press release on ULURP for MIH and ZQA, September 21, 2015

New York Zoning Plan Requires More Affordable Homes, New York Times, Sept. 22, 2015

Real Affordability for All report critiquing Mandatory Inclusionary Housing plan, Sept. 21, 2015

Watch: Carl Weisbrod at CityLaw Breakfast series on Mandatory Inclusionary Housing plan, answers question about the constitutionality of rezonings in NYC

Weisbrod Discusses the De Blasio Administrations Affordable Housing Program Now in its Toddler Stage, CityLand, September 15, 2015

With eye on affordable housing, City Hall to begin rezonings, Politico New York, Sept. 21, 2015

No consensus on De Blasio's latest affordable housing plan, Politico New York, August 5, 2015

Creating Affordable Housing out of Thin Air: The Economics of Mandatory Inclusionary Housing, NYU Furman Center, March 2015

Will Mayor's Plan Spur Gentrification? Met Council on Housing, February 2015

De Blasio's Doomed Plan, Jacobin Magazine, October 2014

East Harlem Neighborhood Study website (official information on the community visioning process preceding DCP rezoning plan)