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Just How Effective is Green Infrastructure?

Over the next 18 years, New York City’s 2010 Green Infrastructure Plan will spend $2.4 billion on green infrastructure— green roofs, tree plantings, and increased vegetation— to combat coastal pollution. But how does green infrastructure work and how effective is it really?

by |October 31, 2013

Paulie, Jimmy and Vinny on NYC’s Water Future

New York City’s trio of water and sewer czars, explain the reasons behind rising rates.

by |April 27, 2011