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
11:00am-2:00pm

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

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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