Friday, July 12, 2013

invitation: District Flood Resilience Workshop I: Friday, 08-02-2013

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From: Jackson, Janene (EOM) <>
Date: Fri, Jul 12, 2013 at 12:09 PM
Subject: RE: Invitation: District Flood Resilience Workshop I: August 2, 2013 - RSVP now!
To: Betsy McDaniel  "Hayworth, John-Paul (EOM)" <>, "Weaver, Zachary D. (EOM)" <>, "Pittman, James (EOM)" <>
Cc: "Glaude, Steve (EOM)" <>, "Mobley, Levonnia (Council)" <>, "Liotta, Stephanie (Council)" <>, "Jackson, Darrell (Council)" <>, "Mandel, Jon (Council)" <>

Ms. McDaniel,
Please see a workshop program that the Mayor has asked the District Department of the Environment and District of Columbia Office of Planning to participate in with the Center for Clean Air Policy.   It would be great if resident listservs could be notified.


From: Shana Udvardy []
Sent: Friday, July 12, 2013 11:37 AM
To: Hayworth, John-Paul (EOM)
Subject: Invitation: District Flood Resilience Workshop I: August 2, 2013 – RSVP now!

Dear Colleagues:

The Center for Clean Air Policy (CCAP), in coordination with the  District Department of the Environment (DDOE) and the District of Columbia Office of Planning (OP), is pleased to invite you to the first of a series of workshops on increasing the District’s resilience to flooding.  We hope that you will join us for this invitation only, half-day workshop on August 2, 2013 that will focus on the  National Flood Insurance Program's Community Rating System (CRS) as one of the cost-effective measures that the District can take to reduce the costs of flood insurance and flood damages and increase community resilience to the next flood.  

Flood Resilience Workshop I:  Reducing costs & Increasing flood resiliency through FEMA’s Community Rating System.
Date:  August 2, 2013 
Location: 750 First Street, NE - 9th floor conference room
RSVP:  Shana Udvardy,

The final agenda and speaker bios will be sent to you prior to the workshop. We will begin at 9:00am with a continental breakfast, open the meeting at 9:15am and adjourn at 1:00pm.  We will include lunch.

We look forward to your participation. Please RSVP to Shana Udvardy ( and do not hesitate to contact me with any input or questions that you may have prior to the workshop.

Best Regards,
Shana Udvardy and Steve Winkelman, Center for Clean Air Policy
Shana Udvardy
Climate Adaptation Policy AnalystCCAP’s Weathering Climate Risks Program
Direct:  202-621-5668

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