floodplain http://wkms.org en Lyon Co. Repeal Flood Insurance Ordinance After Map Problem http://wkms.org/post/lyon-co-repeal-flood-insurance-ordinance-after-map-problem <p></p><p>Lyon County Judge Executive Wade White says local officials decided to repeal the county’s flood insurance ordinance because FEMA could not easily correct floodplain maps. The fiscal court voted unanimously this week to repeal the ordinance that went into effect in August.</p><p>White says close to 80 households were incorrectly listed inside the floodplain, forcing those residents to buy insurance, or pay for a survey and file a FEMA map amendment request. Thu, 20 Dec 2012 22:20:09 +0000 Angela Hatton 25959 at http://wkms.org Lyon Co. Repeal Flood Insurance Ordinance After Map Problem Lyon Co. Set to Repeal Flood Insurance Ordinance Due to Inaccurate Maps http://wkms.org/post/lyon-co-set-repeal-flood-insurance-ordinance-due-inaccurate-maps <p></p><p></p><p>The Lyon County Fiscal Court plans to repeal its flood insurance map ordinance because it’s causing a burden to some homeowners. The ordinance that went into effect in August includes the county for the first time in the National Flood Insurance Program, allowing property owners to get flood insurance and qualify for federal disaster relief. Mon, 03 Dec 2012 21:01:43 +0000 Angela Hatton 25221 at http://wkms.org Lyon Co. Set to Repeal Flood Insurance Ordinance Due to Inaccurate Maps