Climate Change

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Lower Manhattan Coastal Resiliency

Lower Manhattan Coastal Resiliency (LMCR) is the City’s plan to adapt Lower Manhattan to climate change, for this generation and the next.

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Rising to the Challenge: Red Hook Initiative

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Red Hook WIFI began as a small pilot project in early 2012 for Red Hook, a neighborhood in Brooklyn where broadband adoption rates are lower than the city average. Encouraged by the pilot’s success, the Red Hook WIFI program has since expanded to include 15 hotspots throughout the neighborhood. It now serves hundreds of Red Hook residents, businesses, and visitors—and is also one of our 11 RISE : NYC winners.