resilience

The Bay Area Billionaires Are Breaking My Heart

An opinion article in the New York Times today highlights the Bay Area's rapid and, at least so far, successful response to the COVID-19 crisis, juxtaposing it with a defining challenge that the region continues to grapple with: a lack of affordable housing and entrenched homelessness, despite...

The Spaces That Make Cities Fairer and More Resilient

An opinion article published in the New York Times highlights how the pandemic has underscored the importance of equitably accessible public spaces and public transportation-- and why we must use COVID-19 as an opportunity to re-capture the idea of public spaces and public transportation as an...

Climate change growing pains are real but necessary: Today, New York must advance its major resiliency projects

An article posted today in the New York Daily News describes the ongoing efforts to implement an ambitious and complex climate adaptation...

The California coast is disappearing under the rising sea. Our choices are grim.

A new article in the Los Angeles Times describes the effects that sea level rise is having on California coastal communities. Sea level rise of greater than 9 feet could occur by the end of this century, in...