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WAI HALANA – October 2017Posted on October 27, 2017 in NFIP News, UncategorizedWAI HALANA –  October 2017 post thumbnail
In this Issue: Act 70 Keeps Hawaii Eligible in the NFIP Meet Hawaii County’s New Floodplain Manager Meet Hawaii’s Newest Certified Floodplain Managers Understanding FEMA’s Summary of Map Actions and Revalidation Letter Staying Prepared Even After Hurricane Season DFIRMs Effective for Hawaii County VOICES OF THE SEA: Sea Level Rise and the Ala Wai Download the October […]
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7th Annual Get Ready Ewa Beach Emergency Preparedness FairPosted on September 6, 2017 in NFIP News, Uncategorized7th Annual Get Ready Ewa Beach Emergency Preparedness Fair post thumbnail
Mark your calendars for the 7th annual “Get Ready Ewa Beach Emergency Preparedness Fair” this Saturday, September 9th from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM at Ewa Makai Middle School.  “Get Ready Ewa Beach” is a free event open to the public. This year’s theme is “Prepare Today…Survive Tomorrow”.  Attendees will be given an opportunity to […]
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Ready 2 React Emergency Preparedness FairPosted on July 27, 2017 in NFIP News, UncategorizedReady 2 React Emergency Preparedness Fair post thumbnail
Come join the Dept. of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) Engineering Division’s National Flood Insurance Program as they participate in the Ready 2 React annual event this Saturday, July 29, 2017 from 10 am to 2 pm at the Pearlridge Center – Uptown. (Last year there was over 2000 in attendance at this event.) DLNR […]
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GIS Web Services for the FEMA National Flood Hazard Layer (NFHL)Posted on July 25, 2017 in NFIP News, Uncategorized
To align with mandated security measures, all FEMA web systems, including the National Flood Hazard Layer (NFHL), will require the use of the “https” protocol and no longer support “http.” This change will be effective as of August 1, 2017. After that time “http” links will no longer function. Since Google Earth™ does not support […]
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Informational Public Meetings for Hawaii County’s FEMA Flood Insurance Rate MapsPosted on July 3, 2017 in NFIP News, Uncategorized
ATTENTION PROPERTY OWNERS: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is at the end of a multi-year effort to update and modernize the Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRM) for Hawaii County.  The FIRM has been finalized and will become effective on September 29, 2017. Hawaii County will host two informational public meetings to inform property owners, […]
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