Building a resilient future
As we move towards enhancing our resilient city, we will continue to invest in reducing and mitigating the social, economic, and physical challenges that our coastal community faces.
Understand the challenges the city faces, its ability to address those challenges, and how to unite people, projects, and priorities, so that the region can collectively act to create a unified agenda.Learn more
In order to keep our streets and sidewalks dry now and into the future, the city is redesigning catch basins and piping, expanding storm drain capacity and flow-through rates, raising roads, installing stormwater pumps, and raising sea walls.Learn more
Sustainability &Resiliency Committee
We are continuously exploaring new methods to improve the resiliency of our city through the support of the community and elected officials.
Resilient Land Use and Development
Sustainable building practices will promote the economic and environmental health of the city, and ensure that Miami Beach continues to become environmentally resilient to combat sea level rise and help curb climate change.Learn more
Read the city’s action plan that outlines projects and initiatives specifically tailored to Miami Beach’s strengths and vulnerabilities.
Miami Beach has been selected as a Champion City in the 2018 Bloomberg Mayor's Challenge.
93% of Miami Beach is considered to be in a flood risk area. Find out where your property stands.
This GIS-based tool translates technical terms and measurements for the street elevation portion of infrastructure improvements.
Our resiliency efforts are an extension of the many initiatives the City of Miami Beach has to offer.