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GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Thanks for attending our CAFM Annual Conference!

ASFPM Launches ReduceFloodRisk.Org!

To help property owners, particularly those in flood-prone areas, understand their flood risk and the most effective flood mitigation strategies for their particular property, ASFPM has launched Reduce Flood Risk (ReduceFloodRisk.org), an interactive flood mitigation resource library.

DEEP Coastal Property Owner’s Guide

The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection Land and Water Resources Division has created a new Coastal Property Owner’s Guide.  It can be found on the DEEP website.

The goal of the Coastal Property Owner’s Guide is to help familiarize current and potential property owners, real estate agents, attorneys, builders, and anyone involved in selling or buying coastal properties, with coastal structures and regulations.

DEEP has also prepared a ADA Coastal Property Owners Infographic and Coastal Property Owner Tri-fold Brochure for public consumption of this topic.

 

FLOODPLAIN MANAGEMENT TRAINING:

Scheduled trainings by other agencies are listed below.  Please follow the links and contact these entities directly to attend.

For CRS, PDM, and STARR webinars, click the link and then the “Upcoming” tab to navigate the list on the WebEx page.  These webinars are typically worth 1.0 to 1.5 CECs for CFMs.

December

1st Annual Long Island Sound Sustainable & Resilient Communities Workshop – December 1, 12:30 – 4:00 pm

OCTO Understanding Disaster Finance:  New Tools for a More Resilient Future – December 1, 1:00 pm

EBC Webinar:  Nature-Based Adaptation:  Getting to Scale – December 9, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

RIFMA Webinar:  Flood Talk Fridays – Qounnie Pond Breachway – December 16, time TBD

January

Virtual Elevation Certificate Workshop:  How to Complete the FEMA EC Correctly for Everyone – January 11, 9 am – 4:30 pm

Virtual Elevation Certificate Workshop:  How to Complete the FEMA EC Correctly for Everyone – January 26, 9 am – 4:30 pm

Additional courses available through FEMA’s Emergency Management Institute in Emmittsburg, MD, as well as through the COMET Program and ASFPM’s RedVector partnership.

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