As Hurricane Florence takes aim at the South Atlantic this week, we can (hopefully) breathe a sigh of relief in our region and hope for th..
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..
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..
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..
In a new video, Vox Media explores what places like the Meadowlands will be like as sea level rise continues to accelerate.