Emily Sidla is the Climate Program Manager on Barr’s Climate team. Emily joined Barr in 2013, providing support to both the Climate and Global program teams. Her work focuses primarily on the team’s operations and initiatives, including the team’s work on racial equity.
A conversation with Erika Spanger-Siegfried on findings from a landmark report on flood risks and adaptation strategies for coastal communities and the opportunities for climate resilience in Boston and beyond.
Key takeaways from a recent workshop of city leaders focused on advancing clean energy.
Since 2005, when the MBTA abandoned its Bartlett Yard bus facility, the 8.5-acre site in Boston's Roxbury neighborhood had become an urban wasteland. Thanks to a unanimous vote earlier this fall by the Boston Redevelopment Authority, the site's transformation into a mixed-use, smart growth development took a big step forward.