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The 2016 Annual PAFPM Meeting will be held in Pittsburgh!

 

 

The Pennsylvania Association of State Floodplain Managers is an affiliate of the Association of State Floodplain Managers (ASFPM) with the purpose to:

  •  Promote public awareness of integrated floodplain management;
  •  Promote a liaison and to encourage the exchange of ideas and information among individuals and groups concerned with floodplain management, and to keep those individuals and groups well informed through educational and professional seminars;
  •  Inform concerned individuals and groups of pending floodplain management legislation, regulation, and related matters in order to advance the effective implementation of  floodplain management
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) defines Floodplain Management as - "The operation of an overall program of corrective and preventive measures for reducing flood damage, including but not limited to, emergency preparedness plans, flood control works, and floodplain management regulations."

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4-21-2016

 

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1-16-2016

PAFPM Mapping & Technical Committee Publish White Paper

The PAFPM Mapping and Technical Committee published a White Paper that addresses the problems and successes between floodplain management and stormwater management programs in PA, including the NFIP and CWA, how programs are authorized, and funding sources/management at the state level.

files/Floodplain_and_Stormwater_Management_Reunited.pdf

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Thank You To Our 2015 Annual Meeting Sponsors: