What Are the Common Acronyms?
  • BFE: Base Flood Elevation
  • EC: Elevation Certificate
  • FBC: Florida Building Code
  • FIRM: Flood Insurance Rate Map
  • ICC: Increased Cost of Compliance
  • NFIP: National Flood Insurance Program
  • SFHA: Special Flood Hazard Area (100-year flood plain)

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1. What is Floodplain Management?
2. Why Do We Regulate the Floodplain?
3. What is the National Flood Insurance Program?
4. Is Your Building Site Higher than the BFE?
5. Is it easy and low-cost to provide some flood protection for older homes
6. What About Disaster Grants and Loans?
7. What Are the Common Acronyms?