The Cost of Retrofitting Multifamily for Resilience

A new report from NYU’s Furman Center underscores the challenges of retrofitting New York City’s multifamily housing stock against the threat of rising sea levels.

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Speakers Announced for ULI’s Building the Resilient City Conference

The ULI Urban Resilience Program will present the Building the Resilient City conference at the Hyatt Regency in San Francisco on September 4 and 5.

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Golden Gate Bridge, from North-West, with San Francisco in the backgroundSustainability

Resilient Cities Challenge Looking for Next Candidates

Last December, the Rockefeller Foundation’s 100 Resilient Cities Challenge announced the first 32 cities selected in the program. The second round of the challenge has just opened.

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How Cities Can Prepare for and Recover from Disaster: Ten Key Steps

Sir Bob Parker was mayorof New Zealand’s second-largest city, Christchurch, when it was devastated by a series of violent earthquakes in 2011.

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