Flood map forum coming to Dennis, Yarmouth

.Flood map forum coming to Dennis, Yarmouth

Congressman William Keating and Rep. Tim Whelan will hold informational workshops for residents concerned about the FEMA Flood Zone Maps Friday, March 6.

“The sessions will take place at Dennis Town Hall from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m., and 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. at the Yarmouth Senior Center.” Courtesy of Wicked Local Dennis

We need to raise awareness, a property facing one inch of flood water should not be facing a thousand dollar insurance premium. We need a message carried back to Washington that insurance costs need to reflect true risk. This has been promised, but has not occurred.

After last night’s 60 Minutes, Congress needs to take a long hard look at the entire flood insurance program from top to bottom.


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