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Nebraska Desk Reference

Tab 1 - Permits and Certificates

Elevation Certificate
Floodproofing Certificate
Community Acknowledgement of Requests Involving Fill
Crawlspace Construction in SFHAs
Map Change Form: MT-1 (LOMA, CLOMA, LOMR-F, and CLOMR-F)
Map Change Form: MT-EZ (Single Residential Lot)
Map Change Form: MT-2 (CLOMR, LOMR, and PMR)
AO Zone Certificate
Residential Basement Floodproofing Certificate
Residential Basement Floodproofing Information
Lincoln Building Restriction Agreement for LOMR-F Acknowledgement
Development Permit/Application (Without Floodway)
Development Permit/Application (With Floodway)

Tab 2 - Legal Authority

Nebraska Floodplain Management Statutes (Chapter 31, Article 10)
Nebraska Minimum Standards for Floodplain Management Programs (Title 455)
Model Floodplain Management Ordinance 60.3 (a) (No Map)
Model Floodplain Management Ordinance 60.3 (b) (Approximate Map only)
Model Floodplain Management Ordinance 60.3 (c) (Elevations/No Floodway)
Model Floodplain Management Ordinance 60.3 (d) (Elevations & Floodway)

Tab 3 - Fema Region VII Guidance Documents

Accessory Structures in SHFAs
Accessory Buildings Below BFE
Agricultural Structures in SFHAs
Determination of the Cost of Repair or Reconstruction to Damaged Buildings
Questions and Answers about Substantial Damage
Determining the Lowest Floor
General Principles for Variances
Manufactured Homes in SFHAs
Requirement for "Reasonably Safe from Flooding" for LOMR-F
The 50% Rule for Substantial Damage or Improvement
Placement of Temporary Structures in the Floodway
Guidance for Unnumbered A Zones

Tab 4 - Map Change Forms

Map Change Form: MT-EZ (Single Residential Lot)
Map Change Form: MT-1 (LOMA, CLOMA, LOMR-F, and CLOMR-F)
Map Change Form: MT-2 (CLOMR, LOMR, and PMR)

Tab 5 - Administrative Procedures

Administrative Procedures for Local Floodplain Regulations
Administrative Procedures Appendices
Guide for Developing a Post-Flood Damage Standard Operating Procedure
Guide for Floodplain Development Permit/Application and Elevation/Floodproofing Certificate Procedure
New Floodplain Administrator Tutorial
Residential Structure Flowchart

Tab 6 - Increased Cost of Compliance Coverage

Increased Cost of Compliance Coverage
Increased Cost of Compliance Fact Sheet
Increased Cost of Compliance Guidance for State and Local Officials

Tab 7 - Hazard Mitigation Assistance Grants

Hazard Mitigation Assistance Program Guidance
Addendum to the Hazard Mitigation Assistance Program Guidance

Tab 8 - Community Rating System

2013 CRS Coordinator's Manual
Nebraska Uniform Minimum Credits (August 2013)

Tab 9 - NFIP Information

After the Flood: The First Steps
Anchor Fuel Tanks
Raise or Floodproof HVAC Equipment
How the NFIP Works
Protecting Your Property from Flooding
Raise Electrical System Components
Remove Trees and Potential Windborne Missiles
Install Sewer Backflow Valves

Tab 10 - FEMA Technical Bulletins

Technical Bulletin 0 - User's Guide to Technical Bulletins
Technical Bulletin 1 - Openings in Foundation Walls
Technical Bulletin 2 - Flood-Damage Resistant Materials Requirements
Technical Bulletin 3 - Non-Residential Floodproofing
Technical Bulletin 4 - Elevator Installation
Technical Bulletin 5 - Free-of-Obstruction Requirements
Technical Bulletin 6 - Below-Grade Parking Requirements
Technical Bulletin 7 - Wet Floodproofing Requirements
Technical Bulletin 8 - Corrosion Protection for Metal Protectors
Technical Bulletin 9 - Breakaway Walls Design and Construction Guidance
Technical Bulletin 10 - Reasonably Safe from Flooding
Technical Bulletin 11 - Crawlspace Construction

Tab 11 - FEMA Publications

Answers to Questions about the NFIP (FEMA 84)
NFIP Summary of Coverage (FEMA F-679)
NFIP Flood Insurance Claims Handbook (FEMA F-687)
Floodway: Guide for Community Permit Officials (FEMA 4)
Design Guidelines for Flood Damage Reduction (FEMA 15)
Guidance for Manufactured Homes in SFHAs, 2004 (FEMA 85)
Guidance for Manufactured Homes in SFHAs, 2009 (FEMA 85)
Floodproofing Non-Residential Structures, 1986 (FEMA 102)
Floodproofing Non-Residential Structures, 2013 (FEMA P-936)
Answers to Questions about Substantially Damaged Buildings (FEMA 213)
Substantial Improvement/Substantial Damage Desk Reference (FEMA P-758)
Addressing Your Community's Flood Problems (FEMA 309)
Taking Shelter from the Storm (FEMA 320)
Taking Shelter from the Storm Supplement (FEMA 320)
Elevating Your Floodprone Home (FEMA 347)
Adoption of FIRMS by Participating Communities (FEMA 495)
Selecting Appropriate Mitigation Measures for Floodprone Structures (FEMA 551)
Managing Floodplain Development Through the NFIP (FEMA e273)
FEMA Publications Catalog (FEMA 20)
Retrofitting Flood-prone Residential Structures (FEMA P-259)
Homeowner's Guide to Retrofitting (FEMA P-312)
Protecting Building Utilities (FEMA P-348)
Safe Rooms for Tornadoes and Hurricanes (FEMA 361)

Tab 12 - NFIP Flood Insurance

Use of Flood Insurance Study Data
Increased Cost of Compliance Coverage
Flood Insurance Requirements for Recipients of Federal Disaster Assistance
FEMA Contacts
Acronyms, Abbreviations, and Terms
FEMA Quick Reference
ICC Fact Sheet
The Stafford Act
Flood Insurance Manual