Check out some new sustainability-related articles on the Gotham Gazette this week.
Of more relevance to local readers:
As City Grows, Affordable Housing Shrinks By Tom Waters.
A city cannot be truly sustainable if people do not have safe, healthy and affordable places to live, but New York City has seen a rapid erosion in the supply of housing for low-income households.
Bridging New York's Transit Gap By Joan Byron.
By making use of the infrastructure we already have -- our streets -- bus rapid transit can bridge the yawning gap between New York City transit's haves and have nots.