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New York City Announces New Resilience Plan, Champions City Resilience

On Wednesday, April 22, Mayor De Blasio of New York City, USA, announced OneNYC, New York’s unifying “plan for a strong and just city.”

“New York’s holistic plan, interweaving social, economic, and physical resilience, is a great step towards a stronger New York and presents a strong model for other cities looking to build urban resilience,” said 100 Resilient Cities President Michael Betkowitz.

Watch the official announcement below. Jump to minute 52 to see remarks by President Michael Berkowitz on NYC’s pioneering, integrated plan.