RECREATION AND PARKS (Program); COASTAL AND AQUATIC MANAGED AREASGovernor's Recommendations
2022-23
Current Year Budget
2021-22
Difference
DollarsPositionsDollarsPositionsDollarsPositions
$146,541,935215.00$75,280,974124.00$71,260,96191.00
 

 
Policy Area:  LAND RESOURCES
Issue:            RESILIENT FLORIDA PROGRAM

Justification
Governor's Recommendations 2022-23
The Governor's Budget Recommendation for Fiscal Year 2022-2023 includes funding for operations of the Resilient Florida grant program and 25 additional positions. Initial staffing support focused on planning efforts to create a statewide data set and vulnerability assessment for the state's critical and regionally significant assets, administration of planning grants, development of technical support guidance for statewide communities, and development of the annual Resilience Plan, which includes prioritized implementation projects for funding consideration during the 2022 Legislative session. Additional staff support will focus on providing technical support to communities, grant management for implementation grants, funding disbursement and budget support, data management and executive support for the agency.