A Leading Voice

Resiliency Florida

We’re a leading voice in Florida, helping communities in their efforts to plan and adapt for the future impacts of weather and sea level rise.

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Legislative Priorities

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“The implementation of long-term solutions will require time, coordination, research, planning and funding, none of which has been dedicated in significant enough quantities to combat this threat.”

– Roman Gastesi, Monroe County Administrator

from Resiliency Florida

Kristin Jacobs, Executive Director

Resiliency Florida Executive Director Kristin Jacobs at BDA Executive Forum Miami – October 18, 2018

Representatives says education and public awareness about Bermuda’s critical reinsurance market is vital, and Florida and Bermuda must work together on resiliency issues to benefit both stakeholder communities.

The Issues

Key Areas of Focus

When dealing with such a broad issue and important issue, we have chosen to focus on key areas that can have the most impact and result in the biggest change.

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Climate Change Could Make Borrowing Costlier for States and Cities

  Staff, PEW, Oct. 1, 2019 https://www.pewtrusts.org/en/research-and-analysis/blogs/stateline/2019/10/01/climate-change-could-make-borrowing-costlier-for-states-and-cities  Someday soon, analysts will determine that a city ...

South Florida Just Had a King Tide. Time for Dirty Beaches.

  Jenny Staletovich, WLRN, Oct. 4, 2019 https://www.wlrn.org/post/south-florida-just-had-king-tide-time-dirty-beaches Dirty beaches in the wake of record-setting ...

Sunny Day Flooding is Only Getting Worse

Editorial Board, Florida-Times Union, Oct. 3, 2019  https://www.jacksonville.com/opinion/20191003/thursdays-editorial-sunny-day-flooding-is-only-getting-worse Facts are stubborn things, the saying goes. ...

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