Recommended Publications and Important Links

Recommended Publications

  1. Coral Gables Flood Brochure
  2. Answers to Questions About the National Flood Insurance Program
  3. Coastal Construction Manual, FEMA-P-55, (2011)
  4. Elevated Residential Structures, FEMA-54 (1984)
  5. Protecting Manufactured Homes from Floods and Other Hazards, FEMA P-85 (2009)
  6. Mitigation of Flood and Erosion Damage to Residential Buildings in Coastal Areas, FEMA257(1994)
  7. Protecting Building Utilities From Flood Damage, FEMA-P-348 (1999)
  8. Reducing Damage from Localized Flooding, FEMA 511 (2005) [PDF]

Important Links

  1. Coping with Disaster
  2. Disaster Readiness Tips for People with Mobility Disabilities
  3. FEMA
  4. FEMA Firmette Maps 
  5. Floods: People with Disabilities — Disaster Safety
  6. Floodsmart 
  7. Flood Water Safety
  8. Florida Disaster 
  9. Hurricanes for Kids — Safety Resources, Facts & Projects
  10. Miami-Dade County Flood Zones
  11. Miami-Dade County Regulatory and Economic Resources- Tree Permitting
  12. Miami-Dade County Water and Sewer Department
  13. Nation Flood Insurance Program
  14. National Hurricane Center 
  15. National Weather Service 
  16. Preparing for Disasters in Your Home: What to Buy, What to Skip
  17. Saving the Whole Family: Disaster Preparedness for Small and Large Animals
  18. SFWMD Real Time Flood Gates
  19. SFWMD Real Time Weather Gauges
  20. The Homeowner's Ultimate Guide to Natural Disaster Safety
  21. 3-1-1 Submit A Service Request 
  22. Miami-Dade County Water Conservation Website - Water Restrictions 
  23. South Florida Water Management District Website - Water Shortage Warning 
  24. The Complete Guide to Hurricane Safety