RCAP Database | Public Policy: PP-1

Compact Partners will continue the support for the core Compact policies and the role of joint advocacy as provided for in Sections 1 – 4 of the Compact calling for changes to federal law that better recognize the unique vulnerabilities of Southeast Florida to climate change and for providing appropriations based on vulnerabilities, with special attention to funding infrastructure projects to adapt to sea level rise.

Planning Horizon: 
Immediate (0-2 years)
Potential Partners: 
County Commissions, Intergovernmental Relations Offices, SFWMD
Estimated Resources Required: 
Existing Staff Resources
Milestone Progress: 
Continue regional coordination, annual policy review and adoption of policies that urge federal action to address vulnerability and joint advocacy