100 Resilient Cities and The Rockefeller Foundation to make joint announcement with Mayors of Miami-Dade County, Miami and Miami Beach on building greater Miami and the beaches resilience

Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez, City of Miami Mayor Tomás P. Regalado and City of Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine will make a joint announcement with senior officials from The Rockefeller Foundation and 100 Resilient Cities on Wednesday, May 25 at 10:30 a.m at Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM).

The group will unveil a joint partnership on the county and cities’ efforts to build resilience throughout Greater Miami and the Beaches and solve local challenges around transportation, economic equality, sea level rise, aging infrastructure and more.

About 100 Resilient Cities—Pioneered by The Rockefeller Foundation helps cities around the world become more resilient to social, economic, and physical challenges that are a growing part of the 21st century. 100RC provides this assistance through: funding for a Chief Resilience Officer in each of our cities who will lead the resilience efforts; resources for drafting a Resilience Strategy; access to private sector, public sector, academic, and NGO resilience tools; and membership in a global network of peer cities to share best practices and challenges.

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