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House Meets New Standards

A home is shown raised well above the ground, supported by cinder blocks.
Highlands, N.J., Feb. 7, 2013 -- The owner of this home in Highlands said the raised structure is now 100 percent compliant with the new FEMA Advisory Base Flood Elevation (ABFE) guidelines. Hazard mitigation information relating to rebuilding after Hurricane Sandy is available from FEMA's website. Photo by Sharon Karr/FEMA - Location: Highlands, NJ
Last Updated: March 19, 2014