Green Bonds Rise as Tool for Water Infrastructure, Resilience

"Relatively little has been done to address the inevitable permanent inundation of buildings, infrastructure and communities," transit-oriented organization Regional Plan Association said in its own report. According to RPA, the region could realize one foot of sea-level rise by 2050, possibly by the 2030s. Six feel of sea-level rise is possible early next century, the report said.

That, said RPA, could threaten the region's three major airports plus Teterboro Airport in northern New Jersey.

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