RCAP Database | Risk Reduction & Emergency Management: RR-7

Continue to implement and enforce strong building codes that require new construction and substantial improvements to existing structures to mitigate against the impacts of flooding, severe winds, and sea level rise, and which are consistent with Climate Change Adaptation policy

Planning Horizon: 
Immediate (0-2 years)
Potential Partners: 
Local Building Departments, Local Boards of Rules and Appeals, State Building Commission
Estimated Resources Required: 
Existing Staff Resources
Milestone Progress: 
Local Building Code Amendments FL Building code changes

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