seawall vulnerability study


Improving Coastal Resiliency

The Public Works Department¬†of The City of Delray Beach conducted a seawall vulnerability analysis which was completed in October of 2018 and was presented to the Commission February 2019. The Intracoastal Waterway (ICW) water level and infrastructure vulnerability study included 1 mile of public seawalls and 20 miles of private seawalls and assessed the vulnerability to future seasonal flooding along the ICW and current conditions of seawalls. The study identified options to protect infrastructure and citizen’s property.