Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine speaks while standing next to a storm-water pump being installed in Miami Beach, Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. While the city is installing the pumps to mitigate the effects of sea-level rise, the first pump stations are being built in the more flood-prone areas ahead of the annual king tide in October.
Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine speaks while standing next to a storm-water pump being installed in Miami Beach, Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. While the city is installing the pumps to mitigate the effects of sea-level rise, the first pump stations are being built in the more flood-prone areas ahead of the annual king tide in October. DANIEL BOCK FOR THE MIAMI HERALD
Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine speaks while standing next to a storm-water pump being installed in Miami Beach, Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. While the city is installing the pumps to mitigate the effects of sea-level rise, the first pump stations are being built in the more flood-prone areas ahead of the annual king tide in October. DANIEL BOCK FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

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