Resilience in Oakland
12:30 p.m. | Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Photo by Sergio Ruiz for SPUR
From hills prone to wildfire to fault lines primed for seismic activity to a waterfront susceptible to rising seas, Oakland sits at the nexus of potential natural disasters. What is the city doing to minimize the effects that its communities will experience during major shocks, as well as the impact of more continuous stresses like homelessness and economic inequality? Come hear from Oakland’s chief resilience officer about the efforts underway to help the city prepare for, resist and recover from these challenges.
+ Alexandria McBride / City of Oakland