Community Meetings

Rising Above Meeting (004)

Thursday, September 17th

Commission Chamber - 1700 Convention Center Dr. , Third Floor
Rising Above Meeting

The City of Miami Beach and Jacobs Engineering are hosting a resilience discussion on Blue Green Infrastructure (BGI) to advance a more holistic living with water approach. Learn how BGI enhances urban resilience by implementing blue (water) and green (plant-based) elements that mitigate flooding as well as:

  • Preview BGI concepts being developed for Miami Beach.
  • Learn how such methods deliver enjoyable recreational and social spaces.
  • Provide community feedback and stay informed about what’s next in the city’s integrated water management plans.

Unable to attend? It will also be streamed LIVE on MBTV, channel 99 on AT&T U-verse or channel 660 on Atlantic Broadband.

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