Eight years after Hurricane Sandy, we’re still unprepared. Hurricane season is here and we need action! Join the Rise to Resilience Coalition on July 10th for a digital rally and launch, hosted by Chuck Nice. We are an unprecedented coalition of New York and New Jersey community members, workers, labor organizers, designers, policy wonks, advocates, and first responders.
Join us on July 10th as we launch our coalition and #Rise2Resilience by calling on electeds to invest in our communities through community-led, resilient solutions to adapting to the climate crisis. Register for the Zoom event below and utilize the Digital Toolkit for your own social media accounts to participate!
Speakers include: Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Representatives Nydia Velazquez and Frank Pallone, NYS Senators Gounardes and Hoylman, NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer, NYC Councilmembers Rivera and Brannan, Executive Director of WE ACT for Environmental Justice and Waterfront Alliance board member Peggy Shepard, and many coalition partners!
Digital Toolkit: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1bleXZrY7p3pGBEIFiw5_za9Akp7AEKzwgIva3yvAiAs/edit
JOIN our Coalition: www.rise2resilience.org
The future of our communities, jobs, safety, health, infrastructure, wildlife and natural habitats are all at risk from coastal flooding and other impacts associated with climate change. We need bold, inclusive, community- and evidence-based action from policymakers at every level of government.
#Rise2Resilience #LikeTidesWeRise #ClimateCrisis #ResilientRecovery