Disaster Preparedness • Economic Recovery • Resilience


This page features resources dedicated to the topic of redevelopment. Post-disaster, many barriers can surface as communities try to redevelop. These resources provide cases studies and examples of successful redevelopment that overcome the post-disaster barriers.

Leadership in a Time of Crisis: A Toolkit for Economic Recovery and Resiliency

IEDC is proud to announce the release of a revised Leadership in a Time of Crisis toolkit. The toolkit was developed by IEDC with nationwide input and funded in part by grants from the U.S…. …more

Financing Critical Infrastructure and Redevelopment Projects Following a Major Disaster Webinar

On January 30th, 2013, IEDC hosted a webinar, Financing Critical Infrastructure and Redevelopment Projects Following a Major Disaster. This webinar features efforts to finance redevelopment… …more

Hoboken, N.J., A Model for Flood Mitigation

The city of Hoboken, New Jersey is aiming to become a model for flood mitigation. After the city was nearly swallowed by the Hudson River during Superstorm Sandy last year. Three of its elec… …more

Restoring Regional Economies in the Wake of Disaster

This report from December, 2010 explores the pressing economic issues faced by regional councils and economic development organizations in the aftermath of natural disasters. Drawing from re… …more

What a Successful Disaster Recovery Looks Like Whitepaper

This whitepaper, a publication of the Business Civic Leadership Center (BCLC), is designed to inform community leaders and federal policymakers on what a successful disaster recovery looks l… …more