the Neighborhood Design Center


NDC-designed Action Guides and activities to help you make the neighborhood yours.

The Blueprint (2018) is a roadmap of the NDC process for meaningful community engagement.  It includes a collection of practices and principles to illustrate our approach to collaborative community design.

Action Guides

Project Pages

    • coming soon

Reading on Place-Based and Built-Environment Based Racial Oppression

Redlining and Investment Deprivation

Segregation, Gentrification and Policing

Anti-Racism Resources