Floodplain Management 101
Green Building United Members: Free
Flooding is the #1 natural hazard to affect all Pennsylvanians. Attend this course to gain a holistic understanding of the regulatory requirements for development in floodplains.
This course will provide an overview on NFIP (National Flood Insurance Program) and current Pennsylvania floodplain regulations in the context of the Pennsylvania State's model ordinance as well as International Construction Codes (ICC). Best practices and resources will be highlighted.
Participants will learn the responsibilities for design professionals and local floodplain administrators/managers for managing flood risks and loss through proper planning, permitting, and design.