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Risk MAP Community Engagement Fact Sheet

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Achieving Risk MAP’s goal of reducing the Nation’s vulnerability to risk requires a partnership with local officials built upon clear, consistent communication. The partnership must work to raise local official understanding of their flood risk while building their capability to communicate that risk to the people they serve. In this factsheet learn about Risk MAP’s community engagement guiding principles and the series of approaches that will occur during each Risk MAP project from the time the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) sequences a project through the final community meeting.