Coastal city

Communities Must Step Back from the Coast as Sea Levels Rise

In an article written in collaboration with the Urban Resilience Project, Jeffrey Peterson (author of A New Coast) shares how leadership from the federal government can help minimize coastal flood damage aand costs.

"Today, most federal investments in coastal flood resilience are for protection structures. Relocation tools and programs are not well defined or funded," Peterson writes. "It is time for the federal government to provide the leadership needed to help state and local officials with these hard choices."

Read the full article published on The Hill HERE