Sustainable and Equitable Land Use



WE ACT promotes land use planning and zoning policies that support community health, wellness, and equitable development. Current or past work includes:

From Trash to Treasure Campaign

With construction of the new West Harlem Piers Park now completed (a result of WE ACT and Community Board 9’s advocacy around the development of the waterfront), WE ACT is working to ensure that the Northern Manhattan community is able to fully benefit from the space at the waterfront. 

Mother Clara Hale Community Taskforce

In September 2008, WE ACT for Environmental Justice, the Mother Clara Hale Community Task Force, and the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) joined together in a historic process in order to create a joint vision for the rebuilding of the Mother Clara Hale Bus Depot.