05 Dec '17, 4pm

Trump Disbands Panel That Helped Cities Respond to Climate Threat

Texas National Guard soldiers conduct rescue operations in flooded areas around Houston, Texas on Aug. 27. 1Lt. Zachary West, 100th MPAD Trump Disbands Panel That Helped Cities Respond to Climate Threat By Jessica Corbett In the Trump administration's latest attempt to quash any efforts by the federal government to raise awareness or mitigate the effects of climate change , a community resilience panel announced Monday that the president had terminated the two-year-old group. Chairman Jesse Keenan, a Harvard University professor, told the other members of the Community Resilience Panel for Buildings and Infrastructure Systems on Monday that there would be no further meetings and the panel would dissolve, per President Donald Trump's orders. "This was the federal government's primary external engagement for resilience in the built environment," Keenan told Bloomberg News. "...

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