U.S. mayors call for federal government to bolster cities
Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.
By Sophie Hares
TEPIC, Mexico, March 14 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) -
M ayors from 21 U.S. cities including New York and Los Angeles
backed a proposal calling for the federal government to better
channel infrastructure funding, boost affordable housing and
strengthen businesses and communities to withstand shocks.
The Rockefeller Foundation-backed 100 Resilient Cities
(110RC) initiative said its federal policy recommendations would
help protect cities as they ...