Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Chicago Prepares For Climate Change

Wild article in the New York Times about how Chicago is preparing for the coming storm.  In 50 years the weather there is expected to be more like New Orleans than Chicago, so they are beginning to change sidewalks, roadways, and the types of trees they plant.  It's hard to know if this is smart or not, but it seems like embracing what is happening (and trying to slow it at the same time) is the thing that makes the most sense.  Check it out here.

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