New Buildings Rise in Flood Zones

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New Buildings Rise in Flood Zones

The New York Times, 7.6.18

Since raising a house several feet above the flood plain is prohibitively expensive for many homeowners, they would be required to pay far higher insurance premiums once a revised FEMA map is approved, said Zachary Paganini, a student at The Graduate Center, CUNY who has studied the topic.

Submitted on: JUL 6, 2018

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