What Hurricane Sandy Taught Us About America’s Crumbling Infrastructure

by , 11/21/12

 infrastructure, politics, roads, power plants, Hurricane Sandy, recovery, energy security, government spending

Unfortunately, political paralysis and a bizarre willingness to defund infrastructure projects means New Yorkers, and millions of others on the eastern seaboard, didn’t enjoy the same protection. It’s time for our leaders, at all levels of government, to realize that investing in infrastructure is investing in public safety, economic stability through increased jobs, energy security, and most importantly, innovation. If we truly want to create a better world for our children, the work starts here at home.

+ Hurricane Sandy Coverage on Inhabitat

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