This project explores opportunities for street furniture to contribute to climate resiliency and sustainability. Street furniture is a vital component of public infrastructure and exists in a busy area of the street. In the context of expected climate change impacts this report explores how street furniture renewal can support mitigation and adaptation strategies that include sustainable building practices, new technology, and urban design with a focus on equity.
Partner: City of Vancouver
Funder: City of Vancouver & UBC
Keywords: climate adaptation, climate mitigation, equity, diversity, inclusion, green buildings, supply chain management & green procurement, transportation