FEMA advisory flood-elevation requirements get N.J. approval

03/26/2013 | Star-Ledger (Newark, N.J.), The

New Jersey has approved advisory flood-elevation maps from the Federal Emergency Management Agency for rebuilding after Hurricane Sandy. "Even as we attempt to expedite the refinement of FEMA maps we believe are too aggressive, we had to ensure there were standards in place for people who are rebuilding now to build stronger and safer," said Michael Drewniak, a spokesman for Gov. Chris Christie.

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