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The Financial District and Seaport Climate Resilience Master Plan aims to build Lower Manhattan’s resilience to climate risks, including daily tides and coastal storms. We are developing a comprehensive plan to secure the future of the region.

Updates

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Funding and Financing Virtual Panel Discussion

April 13, 2021
Please join us on Tuesday, April 13th from 1:30-3:00 for a virtual panel discussion on Funding and Financing Resiliency in Lower Manhattan. Our panelists will speak to their experiences advancing resiliency projects in Lower Manhattan and New York City more broadly, the funding pathways that are available, and the role that local and federal politics plays for funding these kinds of projects.
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Funding and Financing Virtual Panel Discussion

April 13, 2021
Please join us on Tuesday, April 13th from 1:30-3:00 for a virtual panel discussion on Funding and Financing Resiliency in Lower Manhattan. Our panelists will speak to their experiences advancing resiliency projects in Lower Manhattan and New York City more broadly, the funding pathways that are available, and the role that local and federal politics plays for funding these kinds of projects.
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Virtual Open House

February 25, 2021
On February 25th 2021, we hosted an interactive Virtual Open House that brought together students, community leaders, residents, and workers from Lower Manhattan, with City agency representatives, urban planners, engineers, and designers, to talk about the climate risks that Lower Manhattan faces, some of our early project designs to mitigate those risks, and share feedback.
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Virtual Open House

February 25, 2021
On February 25th 2021, we hosted an interactive Virtual Open House that brought together students, community leaders, residents, and workers from Lower Manhattan, with City agency representatives, urban planners, engineers, and designers, to talk about the climate risks that Lower Manhattan faces, some of our early project designs to mitigate those risks, and share feedback.
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Virtual Workshop: Ecology and Coastal Defense for the Climate Resilience Plan

January 27,2021
On January 27th, MOR and EDC convened a workshop on Ecology and Coastal Defense for the Climate Resilience Plan. This workshop fostered a conversation with project stakeholders and content experts about the relationship between coastal defense infrastructure and local ecology in the East River.
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Virtual Workshop: Ecology and Coastal Defense for the Climate Resilience Plan

January 27,2021
On January 27th, MOR and EDC convened a workshop on Ecology and Coastal Defense for the Climate Resilience Plan. This workshop fostered a conversation with project stakeholders and content experts about the relationship between coastal defense infrastructure and local ecology in the East River.
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Interactive Engagement Portal Launch

January 22, 2021
New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and the Mayor’s Office of Resiliency (MOR) launched this website on January 22, 2021, as an interactive engagement portal.
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Interactive Engagement Portal Launch

January 22, 2021
New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and the Mayor’s Office of Resiliency (MOR) launched this website on January 22, 2021, as an interactive engagement portal.
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Climate Coalition for Lower Manhattan

December 15, 2020
The Climate Coalition of Lower Manhattan (CCLM) is a coalition convened to serve as a community advisory group for this and the other Lower Manhattan Coastal Resiliency (LMCR) projects.
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Climate Coalition for Lower Manhattan

December 15, 2020
The Climate Coalition of Lower Manhattan (CCLM) is a coalition convened to serve as a community advisory group for this and the other Lower Manhattan Coastal Resiliency (LMCR) projects.
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Virtual Tour of Financial District and Seaport

September 21, 2020
Follow NYCEDC project leads Elijah Hutchinson and Jocelyn Dupre on a virtual tour of the Financial District and Seaport.
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Virtual Tour of Financial District and Seaport

September 21, 2020
Follow NYCEDC project leads Elijah Hutchinson and Jocelyn Dupre on a virtual tour of the Financial District and Seaport.
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Interactive Open House

February 25, 2020
In February 2020, we hosted an interactive open house that brought together students, community leaders, residents, and workers in the area with City agency representatives and urban planners, engineers, designers, and civil servants.
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Interactive Open House

February 25, 2020
In February 2020, we hosted an interactive open house that brought together students, community leaders, residents, and workers in the area with City agency representatives and urban planners, engineers, designers, and civil servants.
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Community Board and Elected Officials Briefings

Quarterly
The Mayor’s Office of Resiliency (MOR) hosts quarterly briefings with Community Boards 1 and 3 and local elected officials to update them on the LMCR Project, including the FiDi-Seaport Climate Resilience Plan.
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Community Board and Elected Officials Briefings

Quarterly
The Mayor’s Office of Resiliency (MOR) hosts quarterly briefings with Community Boards 1 and 3 and local elected officials to update them on the LMCR Project, including the FiDi-Seaport Climate Resilience Plan.
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Public Meeting Documents


Manhattan Community Board 1 Environmental Committee Meeting
September 10, 2020

Public Meeting Documents

Manhattan Community Board 1 Environmental Committee Meeting
September 10, 2020