The working group for this study area examined the city’s policies for building structures within the flood plain.  The group discussed zoning strategies for regulation of these structures.

Working Group Meetings

Meetings were conducted on each of the following dates:

February 6, 2008
February 21, 2008
March 6, 2008

Moving Forward

The Floodplain recommendations document is included below.

Further floodplain-related issues were discussed in the Sustainability working group meetings. The updated recommendations from the Floodplains working group were incorporated into the
Sustainability Working Group recommendations.

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Flood Plain Regulations (1)
Date Title/Description
03-Apr-2008 Draft Flood Plain Recomendations - includes links to comment on individual sections
Background (1)
Date Title/Description
26-Feb-2008 working group info #1 - Introduction to the topic of Floodplains in DC and background research including tools for managing development in floodplains.