The Sea Level Rise Committee was created to:
(1) review any and all available information pertaining
to sea level rise;
(2) hold public hearings to receive public input;
(3) issue a final written report to the
City Commission by a date certain to be established by the City Commission; and
(4) serve in an advisory capacity to the City Commission and recommend any changes to City policy to help the City better combat the deleterious effects of sea level rise.
The Sea Level Rise Committee shall consist of:
seven (7) voting members. All voting members shall be invested in the City and serve without compensation.
•At least one (1) member shall possess an expertise in civil engineering with a focus
•At least one (1) member shall possess an expertise in community and real estate
•At least one (1) member shall possess expertise in one or more of the following
climatology; geophysics; coastal management, oceanography or coastal ocean science.
•At least one (1) member shall possess expertise in emergency management
•At least one (1) member shall possess expertise in economics.