Green Infrastructure and Planning for the Future (free)

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Green Infrastructure and Planning for the Future (free)

hosted by NYC Water

Saturday, May 11, 2019

Newtown Creek Visitor Center
329 Greenpoint Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11222 United States


The New York City Department of Environmental Protection invites you to attend our first in a series of events for the public, focusing on today’s pressing environmental issues. Please join us on Saturday, May 11, from 11 am to 2 pm, as we kick-off the series with an in-depth presentation about:

Green Infrastructure and Planning for the Future – A Conversation with DEP and NYCHA

Our panel of experts will address the following topics:

  • Green Infrastructure Planning in NYCHA Developments
    Adam Benditsky
    Green Infrastructure Program Manager
    Capital Projects | Sustainability Programs
  • Pilot ProjectDesigning for Climate Change: New York City’s Cloudburst Stormwater
    John Brock
    Policy Analyst, NYCDEP Integrated Water Management
  • Resilient City Planning: Strategies for Protecting NYC
    Joy Sinderbrand
    Vice President, NYCHA’s Recovery and Resilience Department
  • NYCHA Youth and the Environment: How young residents are changing the face of developments
    Erin Johnson
    Urban Farm Program Manager