Revamp of codes among nine low tech steps to raise community resiliency

Updating of local zoning and building codes is one of nine low-tech steps that can boost sustainability and storm resiliency, according to this article.

January 10, 2013 |

Updating of local zoning and building codes is one of nine low-tech steps that can boost sustainability and storm resiliency, according to this article. Other suggestions include installing more green infrastructure, including green roofs and rain gardens, and construction of city-scaled community gardens to absorb stormwater.

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