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Certification vs. Accreditation

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The NFIP Support Call Center provides customer service to survivors, policy holders, adjusters, agents and the general public regarding all areas of the NFIP:  Mapping,l Insurance, Floodplain Management and Grants

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Homeowner Flood Insurance

Affordability Act of 2014


As a result of the feedback from

constituents hit by dramatic increases in flood insurance costs, Congress enacted reforms to the 2012 Reform Act (below).  Click on the links below to:

1. View the entire act

2. Read an overview of the act

3. Download flyer explaining the impacts of HFIAA 2014 on business.

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Special Topics

2011 Flood Inundation Study

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New Elevation Certificate

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Download Floodproofing Certificate

Policy Guidance on Accessory Structures

Non-Engineered Opening Guide for Flood Vent

See also

FEMA Technical Bulletin 1/August 2008 "Openings in Foundation Walls and Walls of Enclosures"

more on openings

Interim Guidance Regarding Openings in Shallow Flooded Areas


Out-As-Shown Document

(from ASFPM website)

Photo Presentations

                 The River Ran Through It
  Click on the photo above to view a slide
  presentation showing Spring 2008 flooding
  in Arkansas.  Wait for file (19.6 mb) to load.

   Remains of the 2008 flood on the White River
  at Guion.  View video on Youtube as "Movie
Updated:  01/19/2018

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