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5 May 2016

Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez concludes important visit to Washington, D.C.

MIAMI (May 5, 2016) – Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez returned today from a two-day visit to Washington, D.C. The Mayor advocated for federal assistance on four important issues for Miami-Dade County residents: homelessness, the Zika virus, climate change and sea-level rise.

 

Mayor Gimenez […]

29 Oct 2015

Southeast Florida Regional Climate Change Compact Provides Update to Regional Sea Level Rise Projection

Recommendations will inform flood control and infrastructure planning

Partners in the four-county Southeast Florida Regional Climate Change Compact (Compact) have prepared an update to the regional sea level rise projection used for important planning purposes in accordance with the technical recommendations of the Compact’s Sea […]

10 Feb 2015

Broward Applauds Proposed Federal Flood Standard Requirements

Broward Applauds Proposed Federal Flood Standard Requirements

DATE: February 10, 2015

MEDIA CONTACT: Jason Liechty, Environmental Projects Coordinator Environmental Planning and Community Resilience Division, Broward County
PHONE: 954-257-7408
EMAIL: jliechty@broward.org

BROWARD COUNTY, FL – Broward officials welcome the Obama Administration’s recent announcement that buildings, roads, and other infrastructure built with federal funds be […]

4 Dec 2014

Palm Beach County Likely to Benefit from President’s Climate Task Force

News Release

For release on: December 3, 2014

Contact:Robert Kraus, 561-233-2476
BKraus@pbcgov.org
Palm Beach County Likely to Benefit from President’s Climate Task Force
South Florida and Palm Beach County are likely to benefit from the recommendations of President Obama’s Task Force on Climate Preparedness and Resilience.

Over the past year, […]

20 Nov 2014

Broward County Welcomes Release of Federal Climate Preparedness Report

– Former Commissioner Jacobs and Broward County staff played key roles in the development of the report –

DATE: November 18, 2014
MEDIA CONTACT: Jason Liechty
Environmental Planning and Community Resilience Division
PHONE: 954-257-7408
EMAIL: jliechty@broward.org

BROWARD COUNTY, FL – After nearly a year of work, including significant efforts […]