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

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Provides guidance on the NFIP regulations concerning obstructions to flood waters below elevated buildings and on building sites in Coastal High Hazard Areas (Zones V, VE, and V1-V30).

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August 1, 2008
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