Bay Spring Resiliency Public Workshops

When:
February 12, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
2020-02-12T19:00:00-05:00
2020-02-12T21:00:00-05:00
Where:
Bay Spring Community Center
170 Narragansett Avenue
Barrington
RI 02806
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Phil Hervey, Director of Planning, Town of Barrington
247-1900 ext 347

What is the project all about?
The Town of Barrington is continuing its efforts to make our community more resilient to climate events and sea level rise through the creation of a Resilience Plan for the Bay Spring Neighborhood. The goal of the project is to identify specific projects and actions that can be implemented to increase community resilience. The planning activities will take place throughout February 2020.

Who should participate?
Neighborhood residents and property owners
Neighborhood business owners
Neighborhood organization leaders and members
Members of associated Town boards and commissions
Environmental organization leaders and members

How can you participate?
Public participation in the planning process is highly encouraged! The Bay Spring Community Center is hosting two workshops:

Info Gathering and Brainstorming Workshop | Wed Feb 12, 2020 | 7:00-9:00 PM Participants will learn about forecasts for climate impacts, past and ongoing projects to increase resilience and share their own ideas for projects and actions.

Prioritization of Potential Actions and Projects Workshop | Wed Feb 26, 2020 | 7:00-9:00 PM: Participants will see work generated during and after the first workshop and have the opportunity to express their preferences for the priority of future actions.

All meetings are open to the public and all are welcome! For more information on the project, please visit: www.bit.ly/resilientbayspring

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