Strengthening Resilience in Miami-Dade County
The collaboration between Miami-Dade County and the cities of Miami and Miami Beach was created to respond to 21st century challenges.
Learn about some of the risks and vulnerabilities related to climate change that our county faces.
Miami-Dade County is upgrading infrastructure, protecting communities and supporting innovative solutions to sea level rise and climate change.
Learn how heat related illnesses and deaths can be prevented with public education, policies and partnerships.
Biscayne Bay is a dynamic and diverse marine ecosystem with mangrove shorelines, a shallow bay, developed and undeveloped islands, and living coral reefs.
Efforts to increase energy and water efficiency in large public and private buildings.
Miami-Dade County seeks to measure and track greenhouse gas emissions to identify and implement solutions to reduce GHG emissions.
Identifying and implementing sea level rise adaptation strategies.
The Sustainable Buildings Program ensures construction and renovation projects use best practices in sustainable design.
News & Events
King Tides normally occur a few times per year and often cause nuisance flooding in coastal and low-lying areas.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District has released its Draft Integrated Feasibility Report and Environmental Assessment for Miami-Dade County’s Coastal Storm Risk Management Study, which looks at new ways to manage these risks for beach and other coastal communities. You can attend two virtual public meetings being held by the Army Corps of Engineers on Nov. 17.
Miami-Dade County's partnership with OBE Power is providing electric vehicle (EV) charging as a service to parking patrons at key locations throughout the County's public garages in Downtown Miami.
On Earth Day, Miami-Dade County released the Climate Action Strategy draft report and 2021 Biscayne Bay Report Card, important efforts to address our community’s environment and future.
Miami-Dade County collects impacts fees from developers to help meet the additional demands for infrastructure and services that their development will generate.
What We're Doing About Sea Level Rise
First Solar Farm
The Office of Resilience's mission is to lead Miami-Dade County to a resilient and environmentally sustainable future by identifying vulnerabilities, coordinating stakeholders and facilitating innovative solutions.