An Ideas Lab for NYC

The 5BORO Institute is a cutting-edge think tank advancing creative, equitable, and fiscally responsible solutions to NYC’s most challenging problems. From ideation to implementation, we work with elected officials, subject matter experts, community groups, and the public to advance policy ideas for the betterment of our city.

Read our inaugural report – Solving the NYC Government Staffing Crisis

We love new ideas

And we know our revival needs all of us. That’s why 5BORO takes a multidisciplinary approach, convening the greatest minds from across NYC’s most crucial industries, including:

  • Arts & Culture
  • Technology
  • Transportation
  • Health
  • Labor
  • Business
  • Housing
  • Real Estate
  • Education