Principle 6: Enhance Resilience for Public Infrastructure and Facilities
More should be done to prioritize the resilience of public buildings and facilities, including community infrastructure in the energy, water, and transportation sectors as well as resilience-enhancing infrastructure like dams, levees, and
When government dollars are invested, there needs to be a reasonable expectation that the first
dollars will be the last. Increased resilience and appropriate insurance coverage for public buildings, as well as other innovative insurance solutions, help ensure that taxpayers are not paying twice for the same project.