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File #: 19-163    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Workshop Item Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 2/4/2019 In control: City Commission
On agenda: 2/12/2019 Final action:
Title: SEAWALL VULNERABILITY AND STORMWATER MASTER PLAN PRESENTATION
Sponsors: Public Works Department
Attachments: 1. Agenda Cover Report, 2. Commission Workshop Seawall study & SWMP _02_12_2019 -combined
Related files: 19-387
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TO:                                          Mayor and Commissioners

FROM:                     Susan Goebel-Canning, Director Public Works

THROUGH:                     Mark R. Lauzier, City Manager

DATE:                     February 12, 2019

 

Title

SEAWALL VULNERABILITY AND STORMWATER MASTER PLAN PRESENTATION

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Recommended Action:

Recommendation

Presentation Only.

 

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Background:

The City of Delray Beach, with the assistance of consultants, performed a Seawall Vulnerability Study and Stormwater Master Plan.  The plans addresses current and future conditions of the City’s infrastructure and provides recommendations to address future impacts of climate change on the City’s infrastructure. These plans looks at future sea level rise and its impacts on the City’s ability to keep the City and its residents from flooding conditions. This presentation will discuss the detail of each study including recommendations to raise seawalls, line/replace pipes, install valves and pumps as well as raise roads to keep up with rising sea levels.

 

City Attorney Review:

N/A

 

Funding Source/Financial Impact:

N/A at this time. For presentation only.

 

Timing of Request:

N/A at this time. For presentation only.