Resilient 305 Strategy Launch

Published on May 28, 2019

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WHEN: Thursday, May 30, 9:30 AM- 10:00 A.M. 

WHAT: Mayor Gimenez, Mayor Dan Gelber, Mayor Suarez , The Miami Foundation, and 100 Resilient Cities will host a press conference to announce the official release of the #Resilient305 Strategy. The #Resilient305 Strategy is a collaboration of Miami-Dade County, the City of Miami, and the City of Miami Beach, created to respond to the region’s major economic, environmental and social challenges. The project was done with the support of The Miami Foundation and 100 Resilient Cities Pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation.

WHO: 

  • Mayor Gimenez, Miami-Dade County
  • Mayor Suarez, City of Miami
  • Mayor Gelber, City of Miami Beach
  • Javier Soto, The Miami Foundation
  • Michael Berkowitz, 100 Resilient Cities

Will also have participation from Chief Resilience Officers James Murley, Jane Gilbert, Susy Torriente, and dozens of community partners and mayors countywide.

WHERE: PEREZ ART MUSEUM MIAMI, 1103 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132 

WHY: This #Resilient305 Strategy is intended to address the region’s resilience challenges through intergovernmental and community collaboration and is designed to build on our existing networks and endeavors to safeguard our people, our homes, and our livelihoods, so that no person, neighborhood, or business is left behind and so that we can all live, work and prosper abundantly. The #Resilient305 Strategy set forth is a collective of the work and feedback we have received from the community about what impacts them most on the day-to-day basis. The course we chart will determine the ways in which our communities across Miami-Dade County move, adapt, flourish, grow and evolve to create a region that will serve as the gold standard for resilience worldwide.

MEDIA CHECK IN: 9:00 a.m. 

Questions from the media should be directed to: 

Sonia Diaz, sonia@balserapr.com, 305-457-8404