Penny Tannenbaum, right, and Michael Aronsohn point to the lower portion of walls that were removed due to floodwaters entering their home during Hurricane Irma. They would like to elevate their home but are having problems figuring out the complexities with the city of Miami.
Penny Tannenbaum, right, and Michael Aronsohn point to the lower portion of walls that were removed due to floodwaters entering their home during Hurricane Irma. They would like to elevate their home but are having problems figuring out the complexities with the city of Miami. C.M. GUERRERO cmguerrero@miamiherald.com
Penny Tannenbaum, right, and Michael Aronsohn point to the lower portion of walls that were removed due to floodwaters entering their home during Hurricane Irma. They would like to elevate their home but are having problems figuring out the complexities with the city of Miami. C.M. GUERRERO cmguerrero@miamiherald.com

She wants to put her house on stilts. The idea could save Miami’s flood-prone homes.

April 18, 2018 11:59 AM