“Get Stuff Built” Plan for Affordable Housing
Mayor Adams recently announced a new “Get Stuff Built” initiative with the goal of creating more affordable housing. The plan has three main approaches:
- “Build Faster” – more than 100 reforms to cut the construction approval time in half
- “Build Everywhere” – add housing in all boroughs including 6,000 new units in the Bronx
- “Build Together” – state and federal policy agenda to create affordable housing
Adams’ initiative is based on the “Get Stuff Built” report by the Building and Land Use Approval Streamlining Task Force (BLAST).
For more information see the Mayor’s Office press release.