Rebuild By Design

An artist rendering of a planned park in Hoboken aimed at alleviate flooding. (Credit: Rebuild by Design)

Planned Park Aimed At Easing Hoboken Flooding Could Serve As Model In Other Areas

A creative plan to alleviate flooding in Hoboken could help solve problems throughout the area.

06/18/2014

Artist rendering of artificial islands plan. (credit: WXY/West 8/Stevens Institute of Technology)

One Idea For Protecting NY, NJ From Powerful Storms: Man-Made Islands

The “Blue Dunes” proposal is part of Rebuild By Design, a competition sponsored by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to come up with novel ways to protect against the next big storm.

03/30/2014

Merrick homeowner Steve Zalewski greets sen Sen. Charles Schumer (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Schumer Calls For Coastline Protection For Nassau County

MERRICK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) – New York Sen. Charles Schumer is calling on the federal government to develop a plan to protect Nassau County’s coastline, similar to one in neighboring Suffolk. Schumer said a plan for […]

09/09/2013