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Homeowners Affected by Changes to Flood Zone Maps

By on Jun 29, 2013 in Uncategorized |

June 28, 2013 Homeowners in Minnesota take notice. You might have a target on your back. That’s because FEMA, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, is updating its flood plain maps for half of the counties in the state. One of them is Hennepin County.  The review is especially upsetting to some folks in Edina. 900 residents got a letter in the mail from...

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FEMA Urges Residents to Take Steps to Prepare for Tropical Storm Andrea and Listen to Local Officials

By on Jun 7, 2013 in Uncategorized |

June 6, 2013 WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), through its regional offices in Atlanta, Ga. and Philadelphia, Pa. is monitoring the conditions of Tropical Storm Andrea. As Tropical Storm Andrea approaches Florida, FEMA urges citizens to closely monitor the storm and take steps to be as prepared as possible, in advance of severe weather and...

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FEMA Releases Preliminary Flood Hazard Information for Ventura County

By on Jun 7, 2013 in Uncategorized |

June 6, 2013 OAKLAND, Calif. – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is working with the Ventura County Watershed Protection District to update flood hazard risk information.  FEMA released preliminary flood maps that will help community officials, individuals and business owners identify known flood risks.  When...

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