Since the beginning of August, the New York City area has had at least six flash flood advisories – which equates to about one every other..
To most of us, many of the benefits of open space are quite obvious: open space provides us with places to hike and reconnect with nature;..
It often feels like subway stations are even hotter than it is outside. Or as news anchor Chris Hayes recently put it “Today’s subway sta..
On July 24th, RPA and the New Jersey Climate Adaptation Alliance (which is facilitated by the Rutgers Climate Institute and the Rutgers Bl..
On June 19th and July 24th, planners from the Regional Plan Association and organizers from Make the Road New York (MRNY) held community w..
Envision a future in which, rather than building walls, we protect coastal communities from storm surge and sea-level rise by restoring or..
Now that summer is here, temperatures are climbing and hitting record highs. More often than not, many commuters are feeling the heat (and..
Recently, the Union of Concerned Scientists released their report, “Underwater: Rising Seas, Chronic Floods, and the Implications for US C..
This spring, planners from the Regional Plan Association and organizers from Make the Road New York (MRNY) held the first in a series of c..
In our Fourth Regional Plan, RPA talked about the need to fix the institutions that are failing us. Our governing bodies were created by r..