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Advisory: Living with Water - The Future of Flood Insurance in Hampton Roads Open House Event

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December 3, 2018
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Living with Water: The Future of Flood Insurance in Hampton Roads Open House Event


PHILADELPHIA - The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region III, Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR), Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM), and the Hampton Roads Planning District Commission (HRPDC) are inviting the public to attend the ‘Living with Water’ open house event on December 4, 2018. This event will provide area residents and property owners with information about flood risk and insurance coverage in Virginia. Staff from federal, state and local agencies will be on hand to talk with residents one-on-one and answer questions about flood maps, insurance, and measures people can take to reduce flood risk. Interested parties are encouraged to register for this free event through Eventbrite.

What: Living with Water: The Future of Flood Insurance Open House             

Who: FEMA, DCR, VDEM, HRPDC, and other state and local agency staff available to answer questions and provide information on programs and ways for residents to reduce risk.

Where: Hampton Roads Planning District Commission, 723 Woodlake Drive, Chesapeake, VA           

When: December 4, 2018, 06:00 PM – 08:00 PM


Please contact Mr. Terence Milstead at or at (850) 339-9714 with any questions. Media are encouraged to contact the FEMA Region III News Desk for more information.


FEMA’s mission is helping people before, during, and after disasters. FEMA Region III’s jurisdiction includes Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia. Stay informed of FEMA’s activities online: videos and podcasts are available at and Follow us on Twitter at

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Last Updated: 
December 4, 2018 - 14:48