Democratic Roundtable on: “Examining the Impacts of Extreme Heat Events”

Subcommittee: Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management Date: Thursday, September 21, 2023 Time: 09:00 AM Location: 2167 Rayburn House Office Building


“The discussion will include but not be limited to recommended extreme heat mitigation, preparedness, and response actions; the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) role in preparing for and responding to extreme heat events; the potential need for additional federal assistance; and identifying solutions that reduce the burden to local communities and save lives.”


  1. Tracy Bower
    Director of External Affairs
    Desert Research Institute
  2. Carolyn Levering
    Emergency Manager
    City of Las Vegas Office of Emergency Management
  3. Robby Miller
    Parish President
    Tangipahoa Parish, LA
  4. Ron Nirenberg
    City of San Antonio, TX
  5. Juanita Constible
    Senior Climate & Health Advocate
    Natural Resources Defense Council