DR. GABOR SASS is a sustainability specialist at Sassafras Consulting and a part-time assistant professor at Western University where he teaches courses related to environment and sustainability. Gabor is a passionate advocate for urban sustainability at London’s City Hall and a tireless community organizer in Kensington Village having initiated projects such as Wood Street Park Food Forest and Pollinator Pathways Project.
By Skylar Franke, Shawna Lewkowitz, Gabor Sass, Public Sector Digest
Resiliency isn’t about protection from calamity; it is about creating the kind of neighbourhoods we all want to live in. These are places where people belong, have a shared purpose, and serve the basic needs of the community including food, energy, and even jobs.