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Better Boroughs, Resilient Regions By Milena Popow et al.
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This book documents the research and design of the spring 2013 Master of Infrastructure Planning studio “Better Boroughs, Resilient Regions,” at New Jersey Institute of Technology. The... More > subject of the studio was the rebuilding of New Jersey in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. The hurricane, which made landfall near Atlantic City on October 29, 2012, wreaked havoc, and the damage to shoreline and waterfront communities was devastating. Housing, schools, roads, and recreational landscapes were wiped away by winds and rising tides. The scope of rebuilding was overwhelming, and most post-disaster efforts that began almost immediately were local, and as a matter of necessity, focused on immediate needs. In contrast to these initial rebuilding efforts, the studio examined the larger, regional design opportunities confronting the counties of Bergen, Hudson, Middlesex, Monmouth, Atlantic, and Ocean, and sought ways to interlink these opportunities with local initiatives< Less

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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