Albany Notice of Adopted Amendment (2010-09-17)
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Legislative amendments to the following: (1) Comprehensive Plan (CP-01-10) Plate 5: 100-Year Floodplain - Replace with new Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) floodplain layers Chapter 2 - Special Areas - Flood Hazards & Hillsides f Statewide Planning Goal 7) - Flood Hazards: o National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) compliance: Text amendments that update information and add references to the required floodplain development permit. o Community Rating System (CRS) activities: Adds rationale for siting critical facilities outside the 100-year floodplain; changes definition of'substantial improvement'; and adds requirement for nonconversion agreement for portions of homes below base flood elevation. (2) Development Code (DC-04-10) Article 6 - Floodplain: NFIP compliance: Amendments to comply with the minimum requirements; Clarifying edits to existing code language; Additional definitions of terms. CRS Activities: Three additional amendments that will increase the discount on flood insurance available inside the Albany city limits - siting critical facilities outside the 100-year floodplain, changing definition of 'substantial improvements' and tracking them cumulatively, and requiring a nonconversion agreement for areas in homes that are below base flood elevation.