Climate Resiliency Can Save South Florida’s Future, but Only if Communities Take Action
November 5, 2018
The Southeast Florida Regional Climate Change Compact was praised for its 10 years of working together to face the challenges of climate change. The 10th Annual Climate Leadership Summit featured reflections from local government leaders on the urgency to develop climate solutions. This article shares Susy Torriente’s perspective on what resilience really means: the ability to not only bounce back, but bounce forward. It emphasizes the importance of tackling challenges like sea level rise with more than just a city’s chief resilience officer.