Event Details

The ABCs of Community Flood Mitigation: From CRS to the PPI

August 11, 2017 from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Biloxi Community Development Building
676 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
August 11, 2017
8:30 a.m.                 Registration
9:00 a.m. Welcome and Overview of Workshop, Stephen Deal, Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Legal Program Land Use Planning Extension Specialist
9:15 a.m. Community-Level Flood Mitigation Effects on
Household-Level Flood Insurance and Damage Claims Payments, Dr. Dan Petrolia, Associate Professor, Mississippi State University
10:15 a.m.                       Break
10:30 a.m. Developing a PPI Program, Niki Pace, Sustainability Coordinator, Louisiana Sea Grant Law & Policy Program
11:15 a.m. Overview of Living Shorelines, Eric Sparks, Coastal Ecology Specialist, Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium
12:00 p.m. Lunch (Provided On Site)
1:00 p.m. Facilitated Discussion and Wrap-up
1:45 p.m. Concluding Remarks and Evaluations
2:00 p.m. Adjourn


Location: 676 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Biloxi, MS 39530


Stephen Deal