FEMA Releases New Flood Maps for NYC Post #Sandy…Twice as Many Structures Are In The Redrawn Flood Zone #SMEM
- Published on Wednesday, 30 January 2013 16:17
- Written by Mike McClain, Web Editor
FEMA just released new federal flood maps that reveal that more areas, farther inland are expected to flood. Tidal surges will be more ferocious. And 35,000 more homes and businesses will be located in flood zones, which will almost certainly nudge up insurance rates and determine how some structures are rebuilt.