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Preparing for Coastal Resiliency Regulation

For communities managing Great Lakes shorelines, successful regulations require a thoughtful approach that involves a solid understanding of your community’s existing conditions and developing a set of community supporting goals, objective and strategies on which regulations will be based.

Here, we hope to offer some guidance on building ordinances that can improve and extend your community's coastal resilience into the future by answering these three questions:

What are the main steps for developing regulations?

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What are the key measures to evaluate regulations for resiliency?

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How have other communities developed regulations?

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