Thu, 8/5/2021 - 11:00am - 1:00pm
According to the City of Philadelphia's Growing Stronger: Toward a climate-ready Philadelphia, our changing climate shows that residents and infrastructure will be negatively impacted by:
Cheyenne Flores from City of Philadelphia's Office of Sustainability will provide an introduction of climate resilience and what some of the risks to Philadelphia are including the comparative energy burden and heat disparities between neighborhoods.
Then we will move into a panel discussion about specific aspects of community climate resilience, led by community-based organizations that are doing exemplary work.
We invite urban planners, project managers, developers, community groups, and any interested community members to participate. No background knowledge or skillset is required - all are welcome!