As the frequency and severity of natural disasters increases, so do the potential budget impacts. From planning and mitigation to response, recovery and restoration, states must juggle a complex set of priorities. Engage with peers on the front lines of natural disaster planning and experts with information to help you prepare for this growing threat.
This video features Bryan Koon, director of the Florida Division of Emergency Management and president of the National Emergency Management Association, who spoke at the 2016 NCSl Legislative Summit issue session on Natural Disasters -- Planning, Preparing and Paying for Them. The NCSL Legislative Summit was held in Chicago on Aug. 8-11, 2016.