2019-08-16 National Governors Association

Housing Resilience: Best Practices for States on Resilient Planning & Recovery

As natural disasters increase in frequency and intensity, the National Governors Association has outlined the following state policies and actions to improve the resilience of the nation’s housing stock, including measures to build resilience into planning processes before a disaster strikes. This white paper is informed by perspectives from a roundtable on enhancing housing resilience that NGA hosted in January 2019 in conjunction with the Institute for Building Technology and Safety (IBTS).

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