Network of Mayors and local elected officials provide policy recommendations for White House climate efforts

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The report calls for modernizing federal emergency management and infrastructure programs to help communities better prepare for extreme weather and other

Eli Levine‘s insight:

Indeed, it would be more effective if these local communities spent time modernizing their own resiliency and response networks, rather than just relying on the Federal government to do everything.  The Feds, for their part, could help coordinate and oversee the locals’ efforts.  However, true resiliency is when the little pieces are able to support themselves in their overlapping network clusters, rather than have a top-down command and control system that’s inflexible and not aware of local conditions and needs.

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