Flood map sends insurance sky high
PANAMA CITY — Sal Albano said his family is among those in the Martinique subdivision who are struggling to make ends meet as a result of high insurance rates resulting from their community being in a coastal flood map for St. Andrews State Park.
Flood insurance countdown for homeowners in floodplain
With fewer than 30 days until the FEMA floodplain map goes into effect, learned what that means for you as a homeowner when it comes to flood insurance.
An interim office will begin operating Dec. 22 until the agency can fulfill its congressional mandate to set up a permanent Office of the Flood Insurance Advocate. The independent office will report directly to top FEMA officials.
FEMA to set up office to help Hurricane Sandy flood victims
The Federal Emergency Management Agency is setting up an interim office to help flood insurance policyholders while waiting to fund a permanent department.
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WE ARE GETTING THINGS DONE.
In the past two years we have accomplished two major issues;
Lowering our Zones and Designations by 80% in New York and New Jersey.
Holding a national Rally to raise awareness to the Flood Insurance Issue;
Which TEMPORARILY held back the exorbitant rise of flood insurance premiums,
HR 3370 was passed (Grimm-Waters Bill).
Make no mistake we have a long way to go to rebuild after Sandy AND to keep flood insurance affordable PERMANENTLY.
The only way to pass legislation to help our cause is to grow in numbers.There are 22,000 flood zone communities totaling 5.5 current flood policy holders.All the new flood maps have higher elevations which means there are countless millions who are being ADDED into the flood plain and don't even know it yet.
We need to reach out to everyone in a flood zone and gather them into one large group.
We need your help.Please donate today.
Or Mail Check payable to;
1358 Hooper Ave, Suite 111
Toms River, NJ 08753
(we are a non-profit organization)
It will help save all of our homes.
We look forward to working on Rebuilding our Homes after Sandy and Keeping Flood Insurance Affordable.
George Kasimos and the StopFemaNow team.