Since being formally established in 2016 in response to an increase in local luxury residential development, MHCC has worked diligently to include diverse perspectives in refining our understanding of local issues and developing neighborhood-focused campaigns. The vast majority of our work is carried out by volunteers and we are grateful for their engagement and commitment. Our organization is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit and has ongoing … Continue reading Please support our efforts through a donation
View our nine-minute video, “We Hold the High Ground,” here. Continue reading Morningside Heights Community Coalition Overview Video
This month’s issue offers a brief report on MHCC’s first-quarter 2021 activities. We are making meaningful progress on various fronts. Read all about it here. Continue reading The Morningsider, April 2021
We’re calling it the Win-Win of 2021. In a nutshell, this is a cost-free, once-in-a-lifetime chance for the largest landlord in Morningside Heights to help preserve our community’s diversity. The concept simultaneously offers opportunities to address decades of misunderstanding and mistrust in our neighborhood. The Morningside Heights Community Coalition joins Manhattan Community Board 9 and our local and state elected officials in proposing that Columbia … Continue reading Columbia’s Golden Opportunity to Meaningfully Address our Shared Community’s Affordable Housing Crisis
This issue of The Morningsider is all about listening to and understanding our neighbors, as we map out our 2021 directions and priorities. Thank you to everyone who participated in our Community Survey and Open Meeting. There’s work to be done but we know which way we’re going. Click here for the issue. Continue reading February Newsletter
We will be sharing important updates, including the results of our recent Community Survey. Your voice is needed to ensure we develop a common view of the current situation in Morningside Heights and shared priorities for protecting and improving our neighborhood. Please register here. Continue reading Please join us for an online Open Meeting to develop a shared understanding of local priorities: 1/28 at 6:30pm. Registration required, below.
Happy 2021. Lots to be hopeful for. Lots to be concerned about. Read it here. What are your thoughts on the issues facing Morningside Heights? Continue reading The Morningsider Newsletter, January: The Road Ahead