RCAP Database | Sustainable Communities and Transportation Planning: SP-2

Develop policies, strategies and standards that will serve as guidance for climate change related planning efforts. Municipal and County planning authorities are encouraged to develop policies to improve resilience to coastal and inland flooding, salt water intrusion, and other related impacts of climate change and sea level rise in their Comprehensive Plans, Sustainability Action Plans, Vision Plans, Stormwater Master Plans, Transit Development Plans, Long Range Transportation Plans, Adaptation Action Area Plans, Climate Change Plans and other green planning efforts.

Planning Horizon: 
Immediate (0-2 years)
Potential Partners: 
County and Municipal Agencies, Regional Planning Councils, Transportation Agencies, Compact
Potential Funding Sources: 
Existing program funding
Estimated Resources Required: 
Existing staff resources
Milestone Progress: 
Adoption of updated comp plan, vision plans, water supply, transportation and other planning documents.

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