Truly Severe Storm is Anticipated

The MCC cannot emphasize enough the severity of the impending storm.   According to the National Weather Service:   -This will be a top storm of all time -This storm does have the capability to destroy coastal property -The tide in this storm, between Friday at 11:20am and Friday at 11:49pm, is not expected to […]

Major Storm This Week

Be Prepared for upcoming Nor’ Easter/Coastal Flooding The flooding of early January made us very aware that history can still be made by large flooding events.  We also were made aware that a fast or slow moving storm can change the severity of an event. PLEASE BE AWARE: There is a nor’easter that will significantly […]

Update: Flood Program Extended

THE NFIP HAS BEEN EXTENDED                             After a six-hour government shut-down, this past Friday Congress came to an agreement and funded the Federal Government.  The short-term extension will fund the government through March 23rd.    This includes the extension of the NFIP.  However, as we have mentioned in past updates, this will once again […]

Marshfield Coastal Coalition Rebrands

PRESS RELEASE  For Immediate Release Marshfield Citizens Coastal Coalition Rebrands to go National Marshfield and Massachusetts Coastal Coalitions combine and rebrand as the MCC   After 6 years of amazing success, The Marshfield and Massachusetts Coastal Coalitions have combined and rebranded as the MCC.  This acronym based name will broaden the Coalition to focus both […]

UPDATE: Flood Program Reinstated

The NFIP Has Been Extended After a three-day government shut-down which included a three day NFIP lapse, Congress has come to an agreement and funded the Federal Government.  The short-term extension will fund the government through February 8.   This includes the extension of the NFIP.  However, as we have mentioned in past updates, this […]

THE NFIP HAS LAPSED

The National Flood Insurance Program has lapsed.  This mean that until the government shutdown is over:   No new flood insurance policies can be purchased No new renewal bills can be issued If you have a policy in place, you will see no changes and claims will be paid as usual   Refer to our […]

Guide to Filing a Flood Claim

DEVESTATING FLOODING On January 4th, 2018, areas of the South Shore of Massachusetts saw some of the worst flooding since 1978.   A high tide at 12:30PM, plus a king tide (2 extra feet of tide) plus an additional 3 feet of surge made for a historic event.  This event will show how our communities are vulnerable, […]

UPDATE: NFIP Extended 4 weeks

NFIP EXTENDED FOR 4 WEEKS On Friday, Congress extended the National Flood Insurance Program for 4 weeks until January 19th, 2018. Like before, this relieves the urgency of a program lapse, and we still urge you to be vigilant. Pay premiums on time and purchase flood insurance sooner rather than later. There is word that […]