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Union of Concerned Scientists: FEMA Releases New Risk Rating 2.0 Information Moving Forward Update of Antiquated Flood Policies

WASHINGTON, April 1, 2021 – Today, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) released additional information on Risk Rating 2.0, a new flood-insurance rating system that is expected to be implemented in phases this year and into next year. The culmination of five years of work, Risk Rating 2.0 moves away from the antiquated binary approach […]