Join Us at Our 11th Anniversary Gala on December 9th!
Celebrate the great work of our honorees and re-connect with friends and colleagues at our annual Gala on Monday, December 9th, 2013. This year, we will honor Mark MacCracken of CALMAC Manufacturing Corp., Rafael Pelli of Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects, and Steven Winter of Steven Winter Associates.
The Gala is Urban Green Council's most important fundraiser, and supports our critical education, advocacy and research initiatives. Please purchase a table or ticket today.
R3build Design Competition
Our Emerging Professionals are hosting their 3rd Annual Design Competition challenging students and young professionals to provide a scalable model for resilient single-family homes in coastal communities, focusing on Breezy Point. See competition details and register here.
City Council Passes 4 More Building Resiliency Proposals
On November 14, 2013, the New York City Council passed another four more Task Force proposals, bringing the grand total to 13. BRTF 23 will ensure drinking water is available during blackouts in buildings over five stories, and is one of the most impactful Task Force measures. Read our blog and see our Proposal Tracker for more details.
To learn more about the progress to date and the developments on the horizon, read our one-year Superstorm Sandy anniversary report, Sandy: One Year Later.
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