Resiliency Speakers Series: Multifamily Resiliency Measures
Superstorm Sandy caused a multiday loss of power and extreme flooding in many buildings across New York City. These damages exceeded the pre-existing emergency planning scenarios of many area properties. Building owners and operators will benefit from this discussion as awareness about emergency preparedness increases and best practices for prevention, response and recovery emerge.
This installment of the Resilience Speaker Series focuses on a variety of topics that inform multifamily housing properties resilience rehab. Our panel reviews and discusses the many topics that influence multifamily housing mitigation and resilience, including national and local mitigation and policy trends, recommended affordable housing resiliency measures, and a case study on retrofitting a property in the aftermath of Sandy.
About the Resiliency Speakers Series: This series of presentations hosted by Enterprise explores the long-term recovery challenges for multifamily affordable housing infrastructure in New York City and the surrounding region in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. Presenters discuss technical issues and best practice case studies of recovery and response. The presentations were held live in our New York City office and simulcast online.