Open House on Flood Information

FLOOD INFORMATION OPEN HOUSE
PUBLIC MEETING AGENDA

September 26, 2017 6:00-8:00pm Scituate Public Library

1. Introductions
2. Local Flood Hazards, Floodplains:
David Ball, Community Rating System Committee
3. Hazard Mitigation Plan and Grants:
Nancy Durfee, Coastal Resource Officer, Town of Scituate
4. Flood Insurance Program:
Joy Duperault, Director Floodplain Management Program, Massachusetts
Department of Conservation and Recreation
5. Flood Safety, Flood Warning System, Shelter:
John Murphy, Town of Scituate Fire Chief & Emergency Manager
Jennifer Keefe, Town of Scituate, Board of Health Director
Kim Stewart, Animal Control, Town of Scituate Police Department
6. SANDS
Kathleen McCarthy
Reverend Estelle Margarones
7. Regulations And Guidelines Governing Design And Construction In Areas
Subject To Flooding, Property Protection, Storm Damage Repair:
Robert Vogel, Local Building Inspector, Town of Scituate
Amy Walkey, Conservation and Natural Resource Officer, Town of Scituate
8. Best Practices to Reduce Storm Damage and Personal Safety Measures:
David Ball, Community Rating System Committee
Brad Washburn, Planning and Economic Development Director
9. Questions & Answers

 

 

For more information:
Town of Scituate: http://www.mass.gov/eopss/agencies/mema/ready-massachusetts/
SANDS: http://sandshelps.org/SANDS/SANDS_home_page.html
FEMA: http://national-flood-insurance-program-community-rating-system
http://www.ready.gov/floods
FEMA Maps: https://msc.fema.gov/portal
MEMA “Know Your Zones” for evacuation: http://www.mass.gov/eopss/agencies/mema/
hurricane-evacuation-zones.html
NOAA Marine Debris: http://marinedebris.noaa.gov/learn-basics
CZM: http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/czm/program-areas/stormsmart-coasts/
For FEMA Publications: Scituate Town Library