We Are Lawrence

City of Lawrence Vulnerability Workshop

Date: 

04/12/2018 -
8:30am to 12:00pm
04/25/2018 -
8:30am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Relief's In
1 Market Street
001843 Lawrence , MA

Description of Event: 

The City of Lawrence Office of Planning & Development is convening a group of municipal officials and key stakeholders to participate in two morning workshops to assess the City’s vulnerability to extreme weather events exacerbated by climate change and to develop action-oriented resilience strategies.

 The workshop goals are to:

  • Build connections within Lawrence among stakeholders on local planning and hazard mitigation efforts;
  • Evaluate the strengths and vulnerabilities of the City’s neighborhoods, infrastructure and natural resources;
  • Develop and prioritize resilience actions for the City, businesses, institutions, neighborhoods and community groups; and
  • Identify immediate opportunities to advance actions that reduce the impact of hazards and increase resilience in Lawrence.

The first step in this planning process this short survey to help us better understand your priorities. Please click here to RSVP.

We appreciate your time and participation.  We all know extreme weather events are increasing the City’s vulnerability, so now is the time to prioritize actions to build a more resilient Lawrence.