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Spring Has Sprung and New York’s Future Is Green!

In an exciting stride toward a sustainable future, NYC Mayor Eric Adams launched the Green Economy Action Plan, targeting an investment surge into climate-fighting industries. Set to create nearly 400,000 green jobs by 2040, the plan emphasizes inclusion, aiming to lift New Yorkers from disadvantaged communities into the forefront of environmental change. With 63 targeted […]

Building Smarter Nations: How Governments Are Harnessing Artificial Intelligence for Global Advancement

Discover how governments are leveraging Artificial Intelligence (AI) for global progress through our latest research brief. This report highlights six compelling case studies showcasing AI’s diverse applications, in improving public services, disaster mitigation, healthcare, environmental sustainability, and more. The report underscores the importance of responsible AI deployment by highlighting examples such as Singapore, California, New […]

Empowering Low-Income Workers: AI-Driven Upskilling for a Brighter Future

Written by Amairani Marin Tovar In an era characterized by rapid technological advancement, artificial intelligence (AI) stands as a transformative force. As AI continues to permeate various aspects of our lives, from tailored streaming recommendations to autonomous vehicles, understanding its principles and applications becomes increasingly essential. A recent report by Goldman Sachs suggests that generative […]

Marching Forward: Celebrating New Milestones and Advancements in AI Security!

Public Works Partners is now a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) with the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans). This milestone underscores our dedication to fostering equitable and sustainable communities and opens doors to new opportunities. This certification enables Public Works Partners to participate in projects financed by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) across California, offering us the chance […]

Enhancing Community Engagement with AI Visualization

Written by Jake Markey How do you lead a conversation about something that does not exist? How can you solicit input from the public on something that’s only a figment of the imagination? Alternatively, how can the public demonstrate the future impact of something that does not yet exist?  For planners and activists alike, visualizations […]

February 2024 Newsletter: DSNY’s Waste Zone Revamp

The NYC Department of Sanitation (DSNY) is set to revolutionize New York City’s commercial waste management landscape by piloting an innovative zone system in Central Queens in September 2024. Public Works Partners, with Arcadis, spearheaded the stakeholder engagement efforts to establish the Commercial Waste Zones in partnership with DSNY. This initiative will reshape how commercial […]

January 2024 Newsletter: Boarding All Rows: Public Works Partners’ 2023 Journey

2023 Year in Review: Flight PW23, NYC to LAX – A Year of Innovation and Community Success 2023 has been a remarkable journey for us at Public Works Partners! We’ve embarked on new ventures, received fantastic recognition, and achieved significant progress in our initiatives. Every figure in our story represents the dedication and effort we’ve […]

December 2023 Newsletter: Public Works to Lead Hudson’s Comprehensive Plan!

Public Works Partners is thrilled to be at the forefront of supporting the City of Hudson towards a bright and sustainable future! Spearheading the development of the City’s Comprehensive Plan Update, our dynamic team, led by Public Works Principal Melissa Lee and Senior Manager Daniel McCombie, in partnership with SLR Consulting, is committed to an […]

Philanthropy’s Response to the Global Climate Crisis: Unveiling Challenges and Charting a Strategic Path Forward

  Explore the realm of climate philanthropy through our latest research brief. This report delves into the pivotal role philanthropy plays in addressing the escalating challenges of climate change. Gain insights into how philanthropic organizations contribute to awareness building, advocacy, and investment in innovative climate solutions. From providing venture capital to supporting research initiatives, discover […]

Corporate Philanthropy: Aligning Business and Social Impact

In the face of growing pressures from employees and communities for greater transparency in governance matters, philanthropy stands as a neglected domain within corporate operations.  Did you know that corporate donations in the United States alone are believed to have surpassed $21 billion in 2021? While corporations commit billions each year to benefit the public, […]

November 2023 Newsletter: Public Works is Transforming NYC’s Iconic Fifth Avenue!

Public Works Partners is thrilled to announce that, in collaboration with the NYC Economic Development Corporation and a consortium of renowned firms including Arcadis, Sam Schwartz, and Field Operations, we are at the helm of the exciting project to transform Manhattan’s iconic Fifth Avenue Corridor. Stretching from Bryant Park to Central Park, this pedestrian-centered, sustainable […]

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