Jennifer Brayer

Risk Mitigation Planning for Urban Coastal Flooding: An Architect’s Perspective

Storm resiliency in a post-Katrina and Sandy age is often discussed in terms of capacity to adapt to changing circumstances in a positive way. For the commercial building owner facing threats of urban coastal flooding, “capacity” is measured in increments: functionality, uptime, and bounce back.

Risk Mitigation Planning for Urban Coastal Flooding: An Architect’s Perspective