Waites Wharf Vulnerability Analysis

Will the new hotel pay enough in property taxes to cover the cost of maintaining infrastructure, building new sewer and water systems, and elevating roads with future recurrent flooding? 

All data provided by town of Newport and StormTools.

The proposed building footprint was inundated during the Hurricane of 1938 and will be flooded daily during MHHW plus 5' of sea level rise.

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