Community Boards & Climate Policy

👧🔜🌍Community Board 3 is a player in U.S. climate resiliency policy if you think about it.

↪Sandy hits and deals damage to southern Manhattan

↪Members show up and form a committee around resiliency

↪NYC develops a broad reaching plan with the inputs of these public comments

↪NYC deploys and adapts the policy alongside the community (and their comments)

↪Rhetoric/policy shift allowing other cities to follow and smaller communities to pressure states for assistance?