RCAP Database | Sustainable Communities and Transportation Planning: SP-12

Develop new community flood maps reflective of a 100-year storm event under future sea level rise scenarios and use this information, in conjunction with similarly updated storm surge models for revising required elevations for new and redevelopment, and in the permitting/licensing of transportation projects, water management systems, and public infrastructure.

Planning Horizon: 
Short (0-5 years)
Potential Partners: 
FEMA, local governments
Potential Funding Sources: 
Estimated Resources Required: 
Development and application of appropriate models
Milestone Progress: 
Development, adoption, and application of revised maps.

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