Rebuild by Design marshals 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.

Originally launched in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, Rebuild by Design has generated ten groundbreaking designs to enhance resilience throughout the Northeast US. Rebuild by Design keeps community coalitions connected to the process; explores changes needed in policy, regulation, and operations; and researches the best practices in developing resilience as it helps other regions rethink resilience before disaster strikes. Read More »

IMG_6330

Living Breakwaters Citizen Advisory Committee Update

August 26, 2015

The Rebuild by Design Living Breakwaters Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC) recently met to tour the project site, and discussed the CAC’s role a [...]

Events

Aug 18, 2015

Hunt’s Point Resiliency Public Meeting

The POINT CDC

Join the NYC Economic Development Corporation (EDC) in partnership with NYC Mayor’s Office of Recovery and Resiliency (ORR) for a public meeting highlighting the ongoing work for the Hunts Point Lifelines project. NYC’s ORR and EDC will be providing an update on the project. All members [...]

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