Author: Rhea Morgenstern

Rhea Morgenstern is a writer, college English instructor, and urban gardener based in Washington, D.C.

Articles by Rhea Morgenstern

  • Responding to Record Heat Waves and Systemic Heat Effects in Washington, D.C
    Published on August 16, 2019 in Sustainability
    A week after the release of a new ULI report on urban heat effects and the built environment, a ULI Washington event focused on how the city is planning for and responding to urban heat issues. While Washington, D.C., is in many ways a leader on this issue, speakers agreed that equity issues need to be addressed in addition to specific policy changes.