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State Rep. Kristin Jacobs Focuses on Flooding, Water Issues in Re-election Bid

Interview by Sam Turken with Rep. Kristin Jacobs, WJCT, July 27, 2018 Originally published on July 27, 2018 12:30 pm State Rep. Kristin Jacobs says Florida must do more to address sea-level rise and other water-related issues as the state faces increasing threats from climate change. Jacobs, a Democrat, is running for re-election after representing parts […]

Thousands of South Florida Homes to Face Constant Flooding in Next 30 Years

Within the next 30 years — the same time span for a home mortgage — 64,000 homes in South Florida are expected to experience regular flooding, according to a new report from the Union of Concerned Scientists. One out of every six of those homes are in Miami Beach. Read the full article here:  http://www.wlrn.org/post/thousands-south-florida-homes-face-constant-flooding-next-30-years