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GUEST ARTICLE: As America finally gets around to renovating its decrepit infrastructure, sustainability & resilience are key goals

State agency escapes silo by renaming “Office of Waste Management” to “Land Revitalization and Sustainable Materials Management”

In Connecticut, climate resilience leaders celebrate completion of important 34-acre salt marsh restoration and trails project

Affordable housing redevelopment helps Rochester, New York revitalize neighborhood damaged by bad urban highway planning

South Bend shows how to accelerate infill redevelopment, boost affordable housing & revitalize neighborhoods simultaneously

Dept. of Defense and Rutgers partner to develop coastal defenses that also help restore the ocean’s health & biodiversity

The oldest outdoor group in America has just purchased 27,000 acres of forest in Maine for $18.5 million: restoration comes next

The revitalized, climate-resilient future of these degraded, 138-acre urban islands is being designed by four competing teams

All across America, 21 regional revitalization coalitions win $1 billion to advance equitable, resilient economic recovery

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania celebrates federal support that puts city on leading edge of the energy-efficient building retrofit industry

Restoration Economy: This newly-restored island was famous pirate’s headquarters and contains historic, unfinished U.S. Army fort

Seven new projects will restore California ecosystems, revitalize communities, boost climate resilience & improve public access

Groundbreaking for $189 million affordable and supportive housing redevelopment of old hospital site is celebrated in the Bronx

Brightfield: Illinois city gains tax revenues and resilient energy by turning General Motors brownfield site into solar farm

An abandoned school and a vacant warehouse are reused as affordable and workforce housing in two New York cities

Restorative Ranching: In Oregon, this new international partnership has just launched America’s first regenerative wool program

Last year, this state’s revitalization program attracted $439.9 million, 300 new businesses and 1900 new jobs to historic downtowns

State makes historic $90 million investment to revitalize communities by enhancing recreation economies and restoring nature

Seattle hopes $6.5 million will accelerate community resilience & net-zero affordable housing to help restore our global climate

With Miami facing an existential crisis, the University of Miami offers a unique, cross-disciplinary course in climate resilience

This partnership is ecologically restoring a degraded site near a historic fort on the Niagara River, while enhancing public access

University research team wins $20 million to find better ways of protecting coastal cities via mangrove forest & coral reef restoration

A partnership with the Philadelphia Airport allows wetland restoration of the city’s historic 348-acre FDR Park to begin

Determined to redevelop brownfields in a way yielding equitable community revitalization, New Jersey seeks extensive public feedback

As California burns, this non-profit group just won $40 million to expand their river restoration and watershed resilience efforts

This small city of 10,000 folks in Oregon just won $5 million from U.S. EDA to help revitalize its historic downtown commercial district

Good news for community resilience leaders: FEMA launches $500 million “Safeguarding Tomorrow Revolving Loan Fund”

11 non-profit organizations win $9 million to advance equitable, inclusive neighborhood revitalization in Seattle, Washington

Restoration Economy: Leaders celebrate how Clean Water Act helped reverse 400 years of Chesapeake Bay degradation in 50 years

Georgia Tech students help with ecological restoration of creek in historic African-American South Carolina community