Strengthening Resilience in Miami-Dade County

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The collaboration between Miami-Dade County and the cities of Miami and Miami Beach was created to respond to 21st century challenges.

Flooding in Miami Beach.

Learn about some of the risks and vulnerabilities related to climate change that our county faces.

Sea Level Rise & Flooding
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Miami-Dade County is upgrading infrastructure, protecting communities and supporting innovative solutions to sea level rise and climate change.

County Climate Programs
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Learn how heat related illnesses and deaths can be prevented with public education, policies and partnerships.

Extreme Heat
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Biscayne Bay is a dynamic and diverse marine ecosystem with mangrove shorelines, a shallow bay, developed and undeveloped islands, and living coral reefs.

Biscayne Bay

Resilience Initiatives

Building Efficiency 305: Miami-Dade County's Energy and Water Efficiency Strategy.

Efforts to increase energy and water efficiency in large public and private buildings.

Building Efficiency 305
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Miami-Dade County seeks to measure and track greenhouse gas emissions to identify and implement solutions to reduce GHG emissions.

Greenhouse Gas Inventories
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Miami-Dade County is the nonfederal sponsor supporting the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ (USACE) Miami-Dade County Back Bay Coastal Storm Risk Management Feasibility Study.

Back Bay Study
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The Sustainable Buildings Program ensures construction and renovation projects use best practices in sustainable design.

Sustainable Buildings Program

News & Events

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The Biscayne Bay Friendly campaign is an overarching multimedia and multilingual educational campaign for residents, business owners, tourists and students to highlight how daily individual actions can impact the bay.

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Residents and small businesses in Miami-Dade County are eligible to join a solar co-op to be a part of the growing solar movement.

Thanks to a generous donation from the Brady Hunter Foundation, the fee to reserve the "Protect Biscayne Bay" specialty plate will be waived.

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Join the Office of Resilience for an online meeting series on the progress being made toward the goals of the Climate Action Strategy.

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.

Help clean environmentally-endangered lands and bring them back to life. Collectively, we can make Miami-Dade County greener.


Resilient305 Overview

What We're Doing About Sea Level Rise

First Solar Farm

About Us

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.

Miami-Dade County partners with local, state and federal agencies and organizations.