APRIL 1st CHANGES TO THE NFIP

Today, April 1st, brings a series of new changes to the NFIP that WILL affect you.   Below is a simplified summary of the changes:   –Newly mapped in structure procedure Structures entering the Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) for the first time will be added through a new procedure. Before entering the SFHA, you […]

Recap of National Flood Tour

We are back! From March 18th to March 24th, Chair of the MCCC Joe Rossi was on a national flood tour to spread the word of what we are doing in Marshfield for flood, and learn what is going on in the rest of the country and in the industry. We met with Caitlin Berni […]

GOING NATIONAL

Chair Joe Rossi has begun a short national flood tour. Due to the need to network and understand the issues at a national level, the Marshfield Citizens Coastal Coalition will be representing Marshfield and Massachusetts at several national flood meetings this week.   Friday March 20th: On Friday, Joe will be meeting with the director […]

Representing Marshfield Nationally

Our efforts to reform the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) continue. Later in March, the Massachusetts Coastal Coalition will begin conference calls with stakeholder groups within Massachusetts in order to start the reform of the NFIP, which will be reauthorized by Congress in 2017. However, because the NFIP is a Federal program, the reform requires […]

UPCOMING BLIZZARD BENEFITS

This week, there will be two opportunities to help those in need from our brutal January 26th Blizzard   On March 17, the following restaurants will donate 10% of their sales to those in need: Bondo’s Bridgewaye Inn Cask n Flagon Haddad’s Ocean Café The Fairview Hola The Jetty Marshfield Famous Pizza KKatie’s Burgers PizZings […]