7/8/14 – 4:59 A.M.
Ottawa flood maps and insurance rates will be topics of discussion at a public meeting tomorrow. The Putnam County Sentinel reports FEMA will review preliminary reports for the Flood Insurance Study and the Flood Insurance Rate maps.
There will be two sessions at the Putnam County Office of Public Safety in Glandorf. From 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. Putnam County officials will meet with FEMA representatives. From 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. an open house will allow community members to ask questions directly to officials on hand.
Participation in the National Flood Insurance Program requires that communities adopt the new flood risk data by the time the new Flood Insurance Rate Maps go into effect.Read More →