What is Floodplain Management?

Floodplain management is the operation of a community program of corrective and preventative measures for reducing flood damage. These measures take a variety of forms and generally include zoning, subdivision, or building requirements, and special-purpose floodplain ordinances (FEMA).

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1. What is Floodplain Management?
2. Why Do We Regulate the Floodplain?
3. What is the National Flood Insurance Program?
4. Is Your Building Site Higher than the BFE?
5. Is it easy and low-cost to provide some flood protection for older homes
6. What About Disaster Grants and Loans?
7. What Are the Common Acronyms?