Do you live in or near a floodplain and would like to learn about flood proofing actions you can take to reduce flood risk and decrease flood damages?
This is your chance to learn about different types of flood proofing techniques from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Nonstructural Committee. The flood proofing discussion will include topics such as elevating buildings, wet and dry flood proofing buildings, and relocation/acquisition. Federal and state agency representatives will be on hand to discuss grant programs that may be available to property owners to reduce their flood risk, as well as other floodplain management topics, such as the National Flood Insurance Program and Community Rating System.
When: August 15, 2018 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Where: Union County Government Center, 155 North 15th Street, Lewisburg, PA 17837 Registration is preferred but walk-ins are welcome.
Please register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/flood-proofing-workshop-for-general-public-lewisburg-tickets-47813561650
For more information on flood proofing please visit the National Nonstructural Committee Website: http://www.usace.army.mil/Missions/Civil-Works/Project-Planning/nfpc/
Questions about the Workshop? Contact Jason Stick, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, at (410) 962-3475 or [email protected]
American with Disabilities Act (ADA) Information: The meeting site is accessible to persons with disabilities. Reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities are available upon request to Jason Stick before July 31.