How cities embrace resilience: Minneapolis Has a Plan for the Most Resilient Neighborhood in the Country

We recently learned about a project called “PROSPECT NORTH” which is all about making city of Minneapolis resilient.  If successful the city will be see its citizens thrive.  The article first appeared at Next City. 

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For Minneapolis, climate change will most likely lead to wetter, hotter years by mid-century, with annual temperatures rising as much as 5 degrees. Unfortunately, like most cities, its pipes, sewers and even electricity were laid for very different weather. Adapting could require the ability to disconnect from that grid — which is exactly what the planners of one futuristic neighborhood propose to do…read on