Your City At Work

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.

Climate
Adaptation

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Public Life

Climate
Mitigation

Resiliency Strategy

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.

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Stormwater Program

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.

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Sustainability &Resiliency Committee

We are continuously exploring new methods to improve the resiliency of our city through the support of the community and elected officials.

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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.

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Resilience
Strategy

Read the city’s action plans that outline projects and initiatives specifically tailored to Miami Beach’s strengths and vulnerabilities.

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Plastic Free
Miami Beach

It takes over 100 years for plastic to disintegrate. Learn why and how we're combating single-use plastic.

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Flood
Awareness

93% of Miami Beach is considered to be in a flood risk area. Find out how you can protect your property.

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Elevation
Calculator

This GIS-based tool translates technical terms and measurements for the street elevation portion of infrastructure improvements.

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Rising Above
Tours

Learn about city's natural resources and adaptation efforts through self-guided tours

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