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'FEMA National Flood Insurance Program Informational Meeting': December 4, 2014
On Wednesday December 4th, in direct response to Recommendation #16 of the Final Report
(16. Work with FEMA to inform community members about the Community Rating System, flood
insurance changes, flood hazard overlay districts and resilient rebuilding approaches. Provide
public informational events as necessary), an informational presentation of FEMA's National
Flood Insurance Program took place at City Hall.
Guest speaker Bill Nechamen from the NYS DEC Floodplain Management Section presented on updates to the FEMA National Flood Insurance Program(NFIP), showcased impacts these changes have made on community participation and landowners, and discussed the benefits of the Community Rating System (CRS), which works to reduce flood insurance premiums for enrolled communities whose efforts go beyond the minimum standards set by the NFIP.
Build Back Safer and Stronger: What You Need to Know ~ FEMA NFIP Brochure
Rebuilding After Sandy, but With Costly New Rules ~ NY Times May 10, 2013
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