Bloomberg: Trump’s HUD Keeps Climate-Smart Rebuilding Guide Under Wraps

September 21, 2017

The Climate Center's Jessica Grannis was inteviewed for a story about the Trump administration's delay of a report developed to help local officials consider climate risk. Bloomberg reported that the "Community Resilience Toolkit" was commissioned last year by the Obama administration and delivered to leadership at the Department of Housing and Urban Development in April.

There’s strong demand among local officials for the type of information contained in the report, Grannis told Bloomberg.

"A lot of them struggle to figure out, how do they use federal resources in ways that maximize the resilience value," Grannis said. "They’re making huge investments that affect the most vulnerable populations."

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