Hurricane Florence

Funding Available Now for Waterfront Property Owners in Living Shoreline Incentive Program

In the wake of the 2018 hurricane season, where the Middle Peninsula was spared what could have been a devastating blow from Hurricane Florence, the Middle Peninsula Planning District Commission (MPPDC) announced today funds remain in its Living Shoreline Incentive Program and are available to waterfront property owners looking to stabilize their properties and mitigate future flooding issues.

The MPPDC Living Shoreline Incentive Program provides funding to install nature-based solutions such as plants, sand or rock - proven to mitigate risks from powerful storms, accelerated sea-level rise and changing precipitation patterns - along the waterfront. In addition to providing...