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Wednesday, November 8, 2017FEMA has drawn up new flood maps for the coastal areas of South Carolina and these maps will become effective in the next year or so. The maps for the Town of Edisto Beach and the unincorporated areas of Coleton County will be effective on Dec. 21, 2017. READ MORE >>
Thursday, October 13, 2016 Many homes, particularly those on beaches, had flood waters come into the areas below the elevated floor of the dwelling. The waters rose, then fell, leaving behind a mess. Casualties of the flooding include the drywall in the enclosed space and any appliances in the enclosure. READ MORE >>
Monday, May 5, 2014 The Biggert Waters Act Flood Reform Act of 2012 mandates some changes as of June 1, 2014. In most cases, policyholders are being given notice of these changes 90 days before renewal. These changes will still occur even though the Act has been since amended. READ MORE >>