RCAP Database | Risk Reduction & Emergency Management: RR-2

Evaluate and improve adaptation responses for
communities at risk, to include:

  • Development and implementation of methodologies for the assessment and evaluation of evacuation and relocation options;
  • Development of model evacuation policies and procedures for communities at increased risk of flooding; and
  • Development of model relocation policies for affected communities.
Planning Horizon: 
Short (0-5 years)
Potential Partners: 
Emergency Management Agencies, Regional Planning Agencies, FDEM, County Attorney, MPO
Potential Funding Sources: 
FEMA, FHWA
Estimated Resources Required: 
Existing Staff Resources
Milestone Progress: 
Development of model policies Advancement of policy through local and regional planning and decision documents.

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