Another Hurricane Sandy? NYC’s Strategic Plan to Protect Residents Against Natural Disasters

  • 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • By: The League of Women Voters of the City of New York
  • Disaster Relief

Susanne DesRoches, Deputy Director, Infrastructure + Energy, NYC Mayor’s Office of Recovery + Resiliency and Office of Sustainability


Ms. DesRoches leads the City’s efforts to adapt infrastructure systems across the New York metro area to the risks of climate change. She oversees a team responsible for implementing a cohesive program of resiliency initiatives across several key areas, including energy, telecommunications, water/sewer/waste, and transportation in collaboration with the New York City Panel on Climate Change. Ms. DesRoches is an Adjunct Lecturer at Columbia University and received her Bachelor of Industrial Design from Pratt Institute and an MPA Environmental Science & Policy.


Tuesday, April 16th, 12:00PM - 2:00PM

@ New York Society for Ethical Culture

2 West 64th Street, Ceremonial Hall on 4th floor

Take the 1, A, B, C, D train to 59th Street-Columbus Circle or the M5, M7, M10, M20, or M104 buses.