DEEP: Flood Management and Natural Hazard Mitigation

Flood Management and Natural Hazard Mitigation

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   The Torrent - Archived issues of Newsletter about floodplain
   management issues and FEMA programs.

FEMA 2013 Natural Hazards Mitigation Planning Guidance Document for single and multi-jurisdictional plans.
Connecticut's Flood Management Program:
Connecticut General Statutes section 25-68b through section 25-68h requires any state agency proposing an activity within or affecting a floodplain or that impacts natural or man-made storm drainage facilities must submit a flood management certification to DEEP.
  -  Method for calculating the 500 year Flood Elevation in a FEMA Designated Coastal Flood Hazard
     Area for the purpose of obtaining a Flood Management Certificate from DEEP
   - Connecticut Department of Housing Frequently Asked Questions
For further information contact the Flood Management section at (860) 424-3706.
Content last updated December 11, 2014.