This rule development workshop is being held to discuss and receive input on criteria the Department intends to use to for its evaluation and scoring of projects proposed for state funding through the Statewide Flooding and Sea Level Rise Resilience Plan established by Section 380.093, F.S., including updates made since the last workshop held for this rulemaking on March 17, 2022. The Department will accept public comment on the revised draft rule language prior to this workshop as well as during the workshop and after the workshop by email to Krista.Shipley@FloridaDEP.gov. For more information and a copy of the draft rule once available, please visit: https://floridadep.gov/rcp/resilient-florida-program/content/resilient-f....
PLACE: Bob Martinez Center, Room 609, 2600 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee, Florida 32301. The Department is providing this public meeting in person at 2600 Blair Stone Road, Room 609, Tallahassee, Florida 32399, as well as virtually via Microsoft Teams. A link to attend the workshop virtually will be available on the Department's website prior to the workshop date at: https://floridadep.gov/rcp/resilient-florida-program/content/resilient-f.... Due to technical limitations, virtual participation is limited to 500 participants.
Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this workshop/meeting is asked to advise the agency at least 5 days before the workshop/meeting by contacting: Krista Shipley at (850) 245-8378 or by e-mail at Krista.Shipley@FloridaDEP.gov. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1(800)955-8771 (TDD) or 1(800)955-8770 (Voice).
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