“The crisis has been in the making”

Jun 11, 2021

Marccus Hendricks

Assistant Professor Marccus Hendricks, who directs the University of Maryland Stormwater Infrastructure Resilience and Justice (SIRJ) Lab, explains how damaging weather, coupled with a lack of upkeep, has resulted in an American infrastructure crisis—particularly for communities of color—in an interview with Accuweather.com. "Our stormwater systems as they're currently installed and designed will require complete overhaul in terms of being able to address the needs of these wet weather events in light of climate change," Hendricks said.

Read the interview.