Carl Hiaasen, The Ledger, Dec. 18, 2019

The water is rising. The long-term impact will rattle the whole economy, not just the real estate and construction industries.

A friend of mine owns a canal-front house on Cudjoe Key that got hammered by Hurricane Irma. It took a while — and more money than the insurance company gave him — but he finally put the place back together.

Then the big tides started coming, and they haven’t stopped. Read More