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County: Miami-Dade

Population: 22,642

 
In 2014 and 2016, the Compact conducted basic surveys of RCAP implementation in which municipalities indicated which recommendations they had completed. The implementation data shown below was self-reported by municipalities for RCAP 1.0 recommendation.

Recommendations Completed By Hialeah Gardens

Energy and Fuel

EF-1 Promote renewables policies and technology Read More
EF-9 Enable new energy systems Read More

Natural Systems

NS-2 Promote government conservation land acquisition Read More
NS-9 Seek government climate science funding Read More
NS-14 Promote urban tree canopy Read More

Risk Reduction and Emergency Management

RR-8 Promote climate adaptation plans across sectors Read More
RR-9 Review the Florida Building Code Read More

Sustainable Communities and Transportation

ST-4 Designate adaptation action areas Read More
ST-6 Develop localized adaptation strategies Read More
ST-11 Modify local land use plans Read More
ST-17 Increase resilience through investments Read More

Water

WS-3 Plan for future water supply Read More
WS-4 Coordinate saltwater intrusion mapping Read More
WS-5 Inventory water and wastewater infrastructure Read More
WS-8 Create resilient flood control systems Read More
WS-10 Integrate surface and groundwater impacts in planning Read More
WS-13 Practice integrated water management Read More

Completed Recommendations (Now Defunct)

Natural Systems

NS-1
Develop a vital signs status and trends monitoring program for biological communities. Key parameters may include rate of sea-level rise; saltwater intrusion boundary and monitoring wells; landscape-level vegetation patterns; percent coral cover and condition in offshore reef zones; water temperature and pH in areas; and occurrence and range of invasive exotic plants and animal species.
NS-12
Develop long-term turtle-nesting beach preservation and management strategies to reduce nest vulnerability and mortality.

Public Policy Advocacy

PP-9
Advocate to interests in Tallahassee for the preservation of the authority and resource capacity of the Water Management Districts in support of their continued participation in integrated water resource planning, particularly in southeast Florida where climate change and sea level rise pose additional challenges to the complex issues of alternative water supply development, Everglades restoration, salt water abatement, and drainage and flood control operations.

Sustainable Communities and Transportation

SP-33
Coordinate initiatives with those of the seven- county Southeast Florida Prosperity Plan, known as Seven50, to maximize the opportunities presented as Seven50 is developed (e.g. sharing data and analysis; participating in alternative future scenario planning; engaging a myriad of public, private and civic partners) and actively engage in Seven50 implementation efforts, designed to address the following Livability Principles: Provide more transportation choices Promote equitable, affordable housing Enhance economic competitiveness Support existing communities Coordinate policies and leverage investment Value communities and neighborhoods Enhance community resiliency to the impacts of Climate Change