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New York City Economic Development Corporation Financial District & Seaport Climate Resilience Master Plan, New York, New York

Matrix New World Engineering (Matrix) is part of a multidisciplinary consulting team developing the ‘Financial District and Seaport Climate Resilience Master Plan’ for the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEC). The previous Lower Manhattan Climate Resilience Study found that on-land strategies are not suitable for this section of coastline. The Master Plan will determine the design and implementation plan for a potential shoreline extension.

Matrix is providing regulatory and legislative analysis, developing strategies for approvals, and permitting pathways. Matrix is also developing the feasibility assessments focusing on incorporating and improving maritime infrastructure and assets in the potential shoreline extension project. Matrix is leading the assembly of all existing baseline data and
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