NPC17 Program: 2017 National Planning Conference

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3 results for 2017 Conference Program : Hazard Mitigation and Disaster Recovery Planning Division
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Sunday, May 7, 2017
Sunday, May 7, 2017 | 1 p.m.
CM | 1.25
Sunday, May 7 | 1 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Location: Hall 1E09 (Javits Convention Center)

Planning relates to management, especially after disasters. Fixing disaster damage is about finding how to pay for it. Key players are in offices of “management and budget.” Gain extraordinary insight into the biggest recovery program ever, New York's post-Superstorm Sandy.

Monday, May 8, 2017
Monday, May 8, 2017 | 5 p.m.
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 | 9:30 a.m.
CM | 1.25
Tuesday, May 9 | 9:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Location: Hall 1E12 (Javits Convention Center)

Congress appropriated large sums for Sandy recovery. Planning requirements for recipient communities were significant, involving a series of consultant-aided steps over many months, including mitigation strategies. Planning was managed by state government, guided by committees in each community.