Borough Board

Borough Board votes down raising homes in flood-prone zones
News Maggie Hayes 7/16/2013 at 9:48AM

The borough doesn’t want to raise the stakes on its homes. The Borough Board recently voted against a freeboarding requirement that would elevate homes in flood-prone zones an additional two feet higher than FEMA standards. “Our concern was the requirement to go above and beyond the recommended base elevation,” said Betty Braton, chair of Community [...]