Lida Aljabar

NYC Housing Preservation & Development

Senior Resiliency Planner

Fellow since 2019

Lida believes in an urban future that is both resilient and just.  She leads HPD’s neighborhood planning and climate adaptation in Rockaway, Queens. Previously, Lida led nation-wide urban resilience initiatives at The Trust for Public Land and managed public-private partnerships for community development in Arlington, VA.  She has presented internationally on cities, climate change and social equity.