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The Newport Integrated Resiliency Model
Newport’s model of integrated resiliency is a response to challenges, and synergy of opportunities among the built/natural environment, economics, social/political, educational, health and cultural sub-systems.Model Resiliency
About Newport, RI
The City of Newport, founded in 1639 as a center for religious tolerance and liberty of conscience was incorporated as a city in 1784 and continues to grow and adapt itself as the City by the Sea. From whale-oil trade to sophisticated research and development of underwater technologies, our economy has revolved around our deep water harbor and our location at the mouth of the Narragansett Bay, New England’s largest estuary.Read Details