The Big U Berm


(The “Bridging Berm” Wrapping Lower Manhattan and providing protection from the next Superstorm. Photo by BIG & Rebuild By Design)

An interesting read on the transformation of Lower Manhattan’s waterfront; Post Superstorm Sandy. This Super Berm, part of a larger overall concept called The Big Uwill be constructed along a sector of The East River, providing protection and recreation spaces for our City. You can read more about the project and it’s impacts HERE in an article from


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