Commissioner City of Miami District 2 Miami, Florida
Public rights-of-way seem an unlikely space for sweeping climate innovation. Yet small changes to streetscape standards can rapidly impact entire regions, touching a dramatic variety of environmental and cultural conditions. Streetscapes employing climate-resilient green infrastructure will be discussed by the designers and public officials whose leadership made the innovations possible.
Learn about green infrastructure solutions that have been permitted, built, and tested in the public right-of-way within the City of Miami and elsewhere in South Florida.
Gain insight on how to leverage partnerships with elected officials to ensure the community has a meaningful role in the design process.
Hear the government agency perspective on overcoming policy hurdles to resilient design innovations, and learn how these barriers were successfully navigated in multiple case studies.
Learn how to incorporate metrics and monitoring programs into their resilient designs, allowing outcomes to be measured, giving a feedback loop that builds a case for policy changes.