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Rebuild by Design is a new way to connect design, funding, and implementation strategies for a more resilient future, marshaling the talent of the world to answer a region’s greatest needs. Using an innovative process based on the design competition model, Rebuild by Design places local communities and civic leaders at the heart of a robust, interdisciplinary creative process to generate implementable solutions for a more resilient region. Read More »

File photo of aerial view of Hurricane Sandy damage on Staten Island.(Staten Island Advance/ Bill Lyons)

Over $1.1 Billion in Federal Dollars Pledged to RBD Projects Since Competition

January 29, 2016

The awarded Rebuild by Design projects have reached over $1.1 billion in federal funding. The federal government has continued to invest in and reco [...]

Events

Feb 19, 2016

Resilience by Design University, Fundamentals Symposium and Workshop

Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation - Avery Building, Wood Auditorium

Join Resilience by Design University (RBD U) at a two-day symposium and workshop to learn the fundamentals of resilience from experts in the field. We will discuss how to incorporate concepts and tools for resilience into design. We will also use case studies in partnership with 100 Resilient Ci [...]

Winning Proposals

BIG U

BIG TEAM
New York, New York

Living with the Bay: A Comprehensive Regional Resiliency Plan for Nassau County’s South Shore

Interboro Team
Long Island, New York

New Meadowlands: Productive City + Regional Park

MIT CAU + ZUS + URBANISTEN
The Meadowlands, New Jersey

Resist, Delay, Store, Discharge: A Comprehensive Strategy for Hoboken

OMA
Hoboken, New Jersey

Hunts Point Lifelines

PennDesign/OLIN
Bronx, New York

LIVING BREAKWATERS

SCAPE / Landscape Architecture
Staten Island, New York