GALVESTON

Galveston County has received the final versions of the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s flood insurance rate maps, and, after years of waiting, is expected to approve the new maps by August.

John Wayne Ferguson: 409-683-5226; john.ferguson@galvnews.com or on Twitter @johnwferguson.

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Michelle Aycoth

People are going to be shocked by new flood maps.
Many people who were not in any flood plain are going to be now in the 100 year flood plain.
Some of those that will be in the new 100 flood plain are in large new housing developments.
Andrew Aycoth

Bailey Jones

After Harvey, you should know whether you're in a flood plane or not.

PS Robbins

You would think right, but I digress.........

James Lippert

Does anyone know where the most recent draft FEMA flood maps can be viewed? Online or at the Galv Engr office??

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