Public invited to review flood maps for Beauregard parish - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Public invited to review flood maps for Beauregard parish

(Source: FEMA) (Source: FEMA)
BEAUREGARD PARISH, LA (KPLC) -

Local, state and FEMA officials have teamed up to produce new flood maps for Beauregard Parish and the public is invited to review them.

Residents and business owners are encouraged to view the maps for a better understanding of their flood risks. 

Here are several ways of reviewing the flood maps:

Residents and business owners may appeal or comment on the preliminary flood maps so they can make informed decisions about building plans and flood insurance.

The deadline to review the flood maps is Feb. 13, 2017.

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