US Army Corps of Engineers
Jacksonville District

Dade County FL Feasibility Study (I)

March 2019

FACT SHEET
Dade County FL Feasibility Study (I)
Investigations (I)
Congressional Districts: 23, 24, 35, 26, 27

1. DESCRIPTION

The purpose of this study is to address protection of critical infrastructure, reduction of structure damages, and evacuation route protection in response to the risks and effects of coastal storms and associated impacts such as sea level rise, storm surge, and extreme wind and tidal effects.  

2. FUNDING

a. P.L. 115-123: Bi-Partisan Budget Act of 2018, Supplemental:

Current Working Estimate $2,000,000
Allocation thru FY18 $100,000
Allocation for FY19 $300,000

 

3. SPONSOR

Miami-Dade County
701 Northwest 1st Court, 4th Floor
Miami, Florida 33136
 

4. STATUS

This study started its official three year timeline in October 2018 and will conclude with a Chief's Report in September 2021.