How to Integrate I-Codes Into Floodplain Management

FEMA and ICC have released an updated version of a guide that ties building codes and floodplain management together.

FEMA and the International Code Council have released an updated guide on integrating I-Codes into floodplain management regulatory processes related to structures, buildings, and other development to satisfy the requirements for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program.

The benefits of coordinating building codes and floodplain management regulations include reduced duplication and conflict between requirements and improved, consistent, and thorough review, permitting, and enforcement processes.

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