Commonwealth of Virginia Selects Dewberry to Assist in Developing Coastal Resilience Master Plan

View entire press release. Among its many achievements in the coastal adaptation and protection space, the Dewberry team has played a significant role in developing the Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Master Plans, and was the lead consultant on the City of Virginia Beach’s recently completed Sea Level Wise planning project.

Dewberry sea level rise study update to City Council Informal Session video from May 7 2019

This is a very detailed presentation Current Public Hearing Schedule The same information will be available at each of the 5 public meetings. The presentation at the beginning (approx. 10 minutes) will be focused on the watershed (Atlantic, Lynnhaven, Elizabeth and Southern) will be tailored to the location. The revised dates and locations for the […]

City’s Dewberry Study on Sea Level Rise and Flooding Recommends Average $3.0 Billion Worth of Solutions

On January 15th, Dewberry consultants presented a draft strategies plan to City Council identifying various projects to help prepare Virginia Beach for a Sea Level Rise (SLR) of 3 feet.  The draft plan was created with input from City Staff, a SLR Working Group and consultants.  One of the key recommendations in the plan is […]

Sea Level Wise Adaptation Strategy Public Meeting schedule includes one near Shore Drive!

Schedule at February 15, 2020 – Cox High School – 2425 Shorehaven Drive – 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM View Comprehensive Sea Level Rise page at It is well documented that sea levels have been rising over the last century. This impacts coastal communities as virtually all human infrastructure will experience some risk. […]

SDCC General Meeting – Monday Aug. 26th at 7:30pm

Click here to print the agenda – 8.26.19 SDCC Agenda SDCC General Meeting Agenda Monday August 26, 2019 from 7:30 to 9:00pm Ocean Park Volunteer Rescue Squad Hall – 3769 East Stratford Rd (parking in back, on side streets and across Shore Drive) Special Presentation – No presentation planned Officer’s Reports Secretary – Kathleen Damon […]