Matthew Eby and Paul Olsen: Now is the time to talk about sea level rise
As so many are still trying to understand how to deal with the aftermath of three monster hurricanes, it’s time for the rest of us to start a much-needed conversation as a nation. Let’s talk about sea level rise.
Jacksonville must do more to deal with flooding
Jacksonville, we have a problem. We all know that as Hurricane Irma passed through Florida last month, Jacksonville experienced record-setting flooding. If you think the flooding has been getting worse the last few years, you’re right.
Sea rise group to spend $200K on Miami Forever bond campaign
A nonprofit linked to a sea-rise advocacy group out of New York is planning a six-figure marketing effort behind Mayor Tomás Regalado’s Miami Forever general obligation bond.
The Mortgage Reports
Why flood insurance is so important: lessons from Hurricane Harvey
Owning a home can be risk. Thankfully, homeowners insurance can help you recover from fire, burglary and vandalism other misfortunes. However, traditional homeowners insurance excludes damage caused by flooding. To get coverage...
How underwater could your home be in 5 years? Or 15? Now you can check.
Hurricane season is halfway over, but in the past two weeks, talk about the natural disasters has dominated the national conversation. Hurricane Harvey swept through Houston just over a week ago, devastating the city...