Hurricane Preparedness- Be Ready

Are you prepared for a Hurricane? This past week was Hurricane Preparedness Week. As we prepare to enter hurricane season, its important to not only remember that Massachusetts can, and has, experienced devastating hurricanes, but also to check in on your own personal preparedness. We remind you to check:-Your insurance coverages-Your hurricane and Nor’easter preparedness […]

Introducing Our Flood Risk Services

MCC Introduces Suite of Flood Risk Services The Massachusetts Coastal Coalition’s Know Flood suite of services brings flood risk information to your fingertips. These services are designed to meet the needs of realtors, lenders, policy holders and residential and commercial applications where flood information can affect everyday life. “Know Flood Mapping” Service Knowing your flood […]

Get Your Opinion Heard

Call For Opinion Columns The MCC will be issuing our first quarterly newsletter on October 15th! If you are getting this email, you will receive our newsletter. As we prepare for the release of our newsletter, we are asking for YOUR participation. Every newsletter will feature an opinion column written by one of our members (meaning […]

The Dangers of Localized Flooding

The Dangers of Localized Flooding In our recent summer months, the state of Massachusetts and all of New England has been hit with severe downpours causing localized flooding. And while some may say that flooding cant happen to them, what we see is “Where it rains, it can flood”. While some of our communities recover, there has […]

MCC Update: NFIP Extended

NFIP Extended Yesterday, the Senate passed S.1182, the “National Flood Insurance Program Extension Act of 2018,” by a vote of 86-13. The President then signed it into law, extending the NFIP to November 30th with NO reforms. The MCC will be working in the coming months to advocate for comprehensive reform, however due to the political climate, […]

We Are Officially A Nonprofit

The MCC Is Now A Non Profit The Massachusetts Coastal Coalition is proud to announce that we have received our 501c3 nonprofit status! This means that donations to the Coalition are now tax deductible. We are funded 100% grass roots, and your donations help us continue doing work such as our 2018 spring outreaches which […]