NYC faces dramatic, costly climate change, science panel says

February 18, 2015 6:18 AM

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Climate change is making New York City hotter, wetter and under worst-case scenarios could raise sea levels as much as six feet by the year 2100, a group of independent experts reported to City Hall.

The New York City Panel on Climate Change Tuesday released its 2015 update on how Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration is working to keep communities resilient and bolster infrastructure in the face of climate change. The price tag of the city's comprehensive resiliency plan -- which is unfolding o...

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