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New Study Catalogs Overdue Investments for New York’s Aging Infrastructure

Following the devastation of Superstorm Sandy in October 2012, New York City’s essential infrastructure needs were made a top policy priority for the first time in decades. The scale and severity of the storm prompted numerous studies to assess the damage…

The Business Case for a Resilient City

September 3, 2013 - in Smart Cities

Resilience – the ability to withstand, bounce back from, and emerge stronger from shocks and stresses – is a trait that cities can learn. Resilient…

Newfoundland’s Moose Detection System Out of Order

April 14, 2013 - in Transportation

Part of a high-tech moose sensor system designed to warn drivers that animals are near or on the highway has been out of order for weeks. The Newfoundland…

Newfoundland's Moose Detection System Out of Order

April 14, 2013 - in Transportation

Part of a high-tech moose sensor system designed to warn drivers that animals are near or on the highway has been out of order for weeks. The Newfoundland and Labrador government spent $1.5 million installing two sets of columns with infrared sensors on the…