Climate resilience planning can mitigate risks and costs for campuses

Published in:
Sustainability: The Journal of Record

Karin Holland, Senior Sustainability Specialist, Haley & Aldrich; Dennis Carlberg, Sustainability Director, Boston University 

With changing climates and aging infrastructure, institutions across the country are feeling the pressure to develop robust resiliency plans. As buildings begin to age, it is becoming increasingly necessary that colleges and universities evaluate the threats that face their campuses. Karin Holland of Haley & Aldrich and Dennis Carlberg of Boston University provide their insights into how to go about beginning this process. Taking into account concerns such as budget, regulations and maintenance of operations, they give tangible steps toward the best course of action. 

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