Introductory Flood Insurance Program Workshop, Part 2 of 2 (DEC)

APA New York Upstate Chapter


Wednesday, January 9, 2019
2:45 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. EST

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This session will lead participants to National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). Participants will learn the requirements of the program, including but not limited to building code, map reading, and the Federal and State Regulations.  Lastly, some best practices will be discussed about proper building and record keeping practices to ensure compliance with the NFIP and state building code.


David Sherman

David Sherman is an Environmental Program Specialist in the Floodplain Management section of the Albany, NY Central New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC), a position he has held since 2013. During that time, he has reviewed and assisted communities in several counties in updating their local laws for ... Read More

Tom Blanchard

Tom Blanchard has a master’s degree in Geography and Environmental Planning from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale where he studied floodplain processes and dam safety. He joined DEC in 1985 and the Bureau of Floodplain Management in 1996. He became a Certified Floodplain Manager in 2000 and Certified Code ... Read More

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