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.