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Flood Publications: Community Planning and Policy

Below are links to the FEMA Library records for flood publications of interest for Community Planning and Policy.

 

Damage Assessment Tools

 

Title

Number

Substantial Damage Estimator (SDE) Tool

FEMA P-784
Substantial Improvement/Substantial Damage Desk ReferenceFEMA P-758
Answers to Questions about Substantially Improved/Substantially Damaged BuildingsFEMA 213
Understanding Substantial Damage in the International Building Code, International Existing Building Code, or International Residential Code 
Understanding Substantial Structural Damage in the International Existing Building Code 

 

Design and Construction Guidance

 

Title

Number

Safer, Stronger, Smarter: A Guide to Improving School Natural Hazard Safety

FEMA P-1000

Substantial Improvement/Substantial Damage Desk Reference

FEMA P-758

2012 IAMPO Flood Excerpts

 

2015 IAMPO Flood Excerpts

 

Best Practices for Incorporating Building Science Guidance into Community Risk MAP Implementation

 

Flood Hazard Mitigation Handbook for Public Facilities

 

Guidance for Applying ASCE 24 Engineering Standards to HMA Flood Retrofitting and Reconstruction Projects (2013)

 

Highlights of ASCE 24-05 Flood Resistant Design and Construction

 

Highlights of ASCE 24-14 Flood Resistant Design and Construction (2015)

 

Recommended Procedures for Flood Velocity Data Development (2012)

 
Floodproofing Non-Residential BuildingsFEMA P-936
Substantial Damage Estimator (SDE) ToolFEMA P-784
Answers to Questions about Substantially Improved/Substantially Damaged BuildingsFEMA 213
Understanding Substantial Damage in the International Building Code, International Existing Building Code, or International Residential Code 
Understanding Substantial Structural Damage in the International Existing Building Code 

 

NFIP Technical Bulletins

 

Title

Number

Technical Bulletin 0, User's Guide to NFIP Technical Bulletins (2019)

TB-0

Technical Bulletin 1, Openings in Foundation Walls and Walls of Enclosures (2008)

TB-1

Technical Bulletin 2, Flood Damage-Resistant Materials Requirements (2008)

TB-2

Technical Bulletin 3, Non-Residential Floodproofing - Requirements and Certification (1993)

TB-3

Technical Bulletin 4, Elevator Installation (2019)

TB-4

Technical Bulletin 5, Free-of-Obstruction Requirements (2008)

TB-5
Technical Bulletin 6, Below-Grade Parking Requirements (1993)TB-6

Technical Bulletin 7, Wet Floodproofing Requirements (1993)

TB-7

Technical Bulletin 8, Corrosion Protection of Metal Connectors in Coastal Areas (2019)

TB-8

Technical Bulletin 9, Design and Construction Guidance for Breakaway Walls Below Elevated Coastal Buildings (2008)

TB-9

Technical Bulletin 10, Ensuring that Structures Built on Fill In or Near Special Flood Hazard Areas are Reasonably Safe From Flooding (2001)

TB-10

Technical Bulletin 11, Crawlspace Construction for Buildings Located in Special Flood Hazard Areas (2001)

TB-11
Updates to NFIP Technical Bulletins 
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09/10/2019 - 14:17