This past weekend, Massachusetts experienced our first Nor’easter of the season. Winds were over 50mph and wind driven rain and waves impacted most areas regions. Minor to moderate coastal flooding occurred.
This is only a preview of this winter, highlighting the importance to attend our South Shore pre-disaster outreach. We have partnered with both local communities, State Agencies, and other non-profits to bring guidance on what to do to prepare for this winter’s storms.
SOUTH SHORE OUTREACH: THURSDAY NOVEMBER 15TH FROM 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Scituate Library Community Room, 85 Branch St, Scituate, MA 02066
-Presentation on what to do BEFORE the storm: Protect your property, purchase flood insurance, prepare for a flood claim, how to elevate your building, and funding and grant availability (203K and HMA)
-Overview on building elevations by The Elevated Studio
-Update from the community on mitigation and pre storm planning
-Panel of experts for questions, including Eric Carlson, Assistant Director, Flood Hazard Management Program
-Workshop areas with several stations on Community resources, Claims, Insurance, and Elevations
Affected stakeholders which can include realtors, community officials, affected residents and more