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Perplexing Flood Zone Maps Pit The Village Of Valley Stream Against FEMAConfusion reigns on Long Island in the Village of Valley Stream after the Federal Emergency Management Agency agreed to drop 1,500 homes from its new flood maps.
New New York City Flood Zones Include 600,000 More ResidentsAs a result of Hurricane Sandy, New York City is still fine tuning what its response will be should another monster storm strike the region.
Post-Sandy Flood Maps Bring Some Relief To New Jersey CoastThe new maps significantly scale back the level of highest danger, the so-called V zones, which had caused many homeowners the greatest aggravation.
N.Y. Congresspeople: Possible Relief Ahead For Sandy Victims' Insurance RatesThere might be some relief coming for superstorm Sandy victims who are facing skyrocketing flood insurance rates.
FEMA Launches Website With Interactive Flood MapsNew Yorkers can now type in their address to see if their home has been added to the amended FEMA flood maps.
Confusion Sets In Over FEMA's Revamped Nassau County Flood Zone MapMore than 4,000 properties on Nassau County's South Shore, including Cedarhurst, Lybrook and Valley Stream, have been removed from the new federal flood zone maps.