Town of Cutler Bay Achieves CRS Class 4 Rating

On behalf of the Town of Cutler Bay, Stormwater Utility Manager Yenier Vega (L) accepted a Certificate of Achievement, presented by Vince Seijas (R), Senior Code Officer with Miami-Dade County’s Department of Regulatory and Economic Resources and one of FFMA’s […]

FFMA Achieves 1000 Member Milestone

The Florida Floodplain Managers Association (FFMA) was formed by a small group of forward-thinking professionals back in 2003, who knew floodplain management would be a critical part of the resiliency of our state.  The original officers were Eugene Henry, Dawn […]

Release of Flood Vent Sealing Kit Increases Energy Efficiency

By: Floodproofing.com™ & Smart Vent Products, Inc. With the release of the 2018 Energy Codes and the overall demand from the industry, there was a need for more sealed flood opening assemblies. As a result, the private sector stepped up […]

2019 Flood Awareness Week

Our second annual Flood Awareness Week was held March 11-17, 2019. Messages were sent over several communication platforms for our members to use in their own communities.  Links provided standardized material that could be used to convey flood messages in […]

Association of State Floodplain Managers Annual Conference

The Association of State Floodplain Managers annual conference bounces around the country each year, and in May 2019, it landed in Cleveland, Ohio. The conference kicked off on Sunday evening with a Rock & Roll themed social event and concluded […]

2019 Florida Floodplain Managers Conference

This year FFMA found themselves in stunning Daytona Beach at the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort.  We spent time reconnecting with old friends, making new ones, and keeping on top of the ever updating world of floodplain management.  We had […]

FFMA Legislative Day

by Claire Jubb, Associate Legislative Director Policy and advocacy are two of FFMA’s strategic focus areas. With this in mind, raising awareness of all our FFMA members do is important to being recognized as a respected resource for our elected […]