Map Modernization

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Who Benefits?

Map Modernization touches a broad array of National Flood Insurance Program stakeholders who will see different benefits, including the following:

  • Community planners and local officials gain an improve understanding of the flood hazards and risks that affect their community.

  • Builders and developers have detailed information for making decisions on where to build safely and how construction can affect flood hazards.

  • Insurance agents and companies, real estate agents and companies, and lending institutions have one-stop access to flood map updates and upcoming changes.

  • Homeowners and business owners are able to make more informed decisions about their current flood risks.
Last Updated: 
06/15/2012 - 14:51