Update on CRS

What’s the CRS again? Community Rating System (CRS) is to reward communities that are doing more than meeting the minimum NFIP requirements to help their citizens prevent or reduce flood losses. The CRS also provides an incentive for communities to initiate new flood protection activities. Update from Whitney McNamara, City of Virginia Beach Planning and […]

SAVE THE DATE – Monday March 30th @7:30pm – City Presentation on CRS Flood Program

With the recent talk of property tax rate increases, wouldn’t it be amazing if the City could join a program that reduces insurance premiums for residents in Flood Zones? On Monday March 30th at 7:30pm, Mr. Clay Bernick – Administrator City of Virginia Beach Environment and Sustainability Office, will be attending the SDCC general meeting to discuss […]

“The National Flood Insurance Program’s (NFIP) Community Rating System (CRS) is a voluntary incentive program that recognizes and encourages community floodplain management activities that exceed the minimum NFIP requirements.”

Check out more info about the CRS at FEMA.gov. As a result, flood insurance premium rates are discounted to reflect the reduced flood risk resulting from the community actions meeting the three goals of the CRS: 1. Reduce flood damage to insurable property;2. Strengthen… Be sure to attend tonight’s meeting which includes Understanding New FEMA […]

Governor Northam Issues Statewide Stay at Home Order

Commonwealth of Virginia Office of Governor Ralph S. Northam FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE · March 30, 2020 Office of the Governor Alena.Yarmosky@governor.virginia.gov Governor Northam Issues Statewide Stay at Home Order RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today issued a statewide Stay at Home order to protect the health and safety of Virginians and mitigate the spread of the novel […]

SDCC General Meeting and Special Presentation on City’s Sea Level Rise/Flooding Study – Mon March 25th at 7:30pm

Click here for a printable version of the agenda 3.25.19 SDCC Agenda SDCC General Meeting Agenda Monday March 25, 2019 from 7:30 to 9:00pm Ocean Park Volunteer Rescue Squad Hall – 3769 East Stratford Rd (parking in back, on side streets and across Shore Drive) Special Presentation – Virginia Beach Comprehensive Sea Level Rise and […]

SDCC General Meeting and Special Presentation on Shore Drive Improvement Project – Monday Feb 25th at 7:30pm

click here for a printable version of the agenda – 2.25.19 SDCC Agenda SDCC General Meeting Agenda Monday February 25, 2019 from 7:30 to 9:00pm Ocean Park Volunteer Rescue Squad Hall – 3769 East Stratford Rd (parking in back, on side streets and across Shore Drive) Special Presentation – Shore Drive Corridor Improvement Phase 3 […]

Monday Jan. 28th – SDCC General Meeting at 7:30pm

Click here to for a printable version of the agenda – 1.28.19 sdcc agenda SDCC General Meeting Agenda Monday January 28, 2019 from 7:30 to 9:00pm Ocean Park Volunteer Rescue Squad Hall – 3769 East Stratford Rd (parking in back, on side streets and across Shore Drive) Special Presentation – No Presentation Planned Officer’s Reports Secretary […]