So a new announcement from the city is probably as reassuring as it is timely for local residents with property in high-risk portions of the floodplain. The owners of homes and businesses in those areas will soon get a discount on their flood insurance rates.
The news comes courtesy of a favorable response from the
Assistant City Engineer
"Being accepted into the CRS program is a good first step," he said.
The vast majority of the city's flood-prone homes and businesses are positioned along the
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