All Posts Under Sandy

Wellington Chen

Chinatown was hurt during Hurricane Sandy, with many non-English speaking elderly stranded in high rises without water, lights, heat, or elevators. What future plans for the historic neighborhood are best, as projections for sea level rise increase?

A survey on extreme weather for every New York City resident

We offer a new sur­vey, created by a team at Columbia University, to City Atlas read­ers to help guide policy-making in New York City. Please take it — it may be important in shaping how the city prepares for future events like Sandy.

Sandy volunteer info, day 8

The city has teamed with AirBnB so you can offer space in your home to displaced fellow New Yorkers by signing up online. NYC Service, Occupy Sandy and other volunteer…