Environment Council of Rhode Island

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Ocean State Climate Adaptation Fund (OSCAR)

General Bill Info

Legislative Topic: 
Climate
Bill Year: 
2020
Brief Bill Description: 

This bill establishes the Ocean State Climate Adaptation and Resilience Fund (OSCAR) which allows municipalities and the state to apply for grants to improve public safety and community climate resilience for coastal habitats, as well as river and stream floodplains.

Add to Agenda?: 
Consider Supporting
ECRI Org Member Interest: 
Legislative Activity Type: 
Bill

ECRI Position

ECRI Pro/Con: 
Support
Leg Agenda/Priority: 
Legislative Agenda
Support