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2018 Local Solutions: Eastern Climate Preparedness Conference
Date and Time:
Monday, April 30, 2018, 7:30am to Wednesday, May 2, 2018, 3:30pm
Wednesday, May 2, 2018, 3:30pm
The conference will cover a range of climate preparedness and resiliency issues such as: sea level rise, urban heat, and both coastal and inland flooding issues. The conference is geared for small government planners and decision-makers striving to create healthy resilient communities that are better able to handle severe weather and climate impacts. The current methodologies, protocols and policies inherent in planning and budgeting at the community level are not always adequate for the recent onslaught of climate impacts. This conference guides local government planners on how to make climate resilience an aspect of their daily operations. The conference will be organized with the help of a diverse and dedicated Steering Committee, which will include members from state and federal agencies, non-profits and academic institutions from around the eastern United States.
How to apply/register:
Registration cost is $345.
Student registration cost is $135.