Reminder: Post Disaster Outreach Wednesday!

WEDNESDAY! Outreach on Post Disaster Help for the South Shore   Don’t forget to attend our post disaster outreach for the South Shore   SOUTH SHORE OUTREACH: APRIL 4th FROM 6:00pm to 8:00pm Ventress Memorial Library New Program Room, 15 Library Plaza, Marshfield Ma, 02050. Agenda: -Presentation on flood issues after a storm: Flood claims, what to do if […]

Attend a Local Post Disaster Outreach

State Wide Outreaches Will Assist Homeowners in Learning About Flood Claims, Elevating Homes, And Post Disaster Resources The Massachusetts Coastal Coalition is hosting two local outreaches to assist communities in the wake of winter storms.  The MCC has partnered with both local communities, State Agencies, and other non-profits to bring many needed post-disaster resources to our flood […]

Recovering From March Nor’easter

NEXT STEP: RECOVERY                                                                                    As predicted, the March 2018 Nor’easter has caused extensive damage to many of our communities.  From undermined homes, damaged seawalls, and flooded neighborhoods, our coastal areas have suffered damage unseen in many years. The most important step is a strong recovery.  The MCC has some recommendations for you […]

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 […]