A $100 Million Urban Resilience Effort To Help Cities Survive The Next...

A $100 Million Urban Resilience Effort To Help Cities Survive The Next Superstorm

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Hurricane Isaac Flickr-Captain Kimo-ccSuperstorm Sandy showed New York’s vulnerability to big weather, and offered a warning to the world.

Now the Rockefeller Foundation is offering $100 million dollars in grants to help cities face up to Sandy-like events and prepare, so they can come out the other side.

Its 100 Resilient Cities Centennial Challenge looks to catalyze infrastructure investment, improve coordination within governments, open up access to useful software and services, and spread good ideas.

(READ the article from Fast Coexist)

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