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Posted on: September 15, 2022

Region 4 Sabine Draft 2023 Regional Flood Plan Public Comment Meeting

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Notice is hereby given that the Region 4 Sabine Regional Flood Planning Group (Sabine RFPG) is requesting public review and comment of the Draft 2023 Sabine Regional Flood Plan (RFP). The public comment meeting for the Draft 2023 Sabine RFP will be held at 5:30 pm on Monday, September 26th, 2022, at the Longview Exhibit Center located at 1123 Jaycee Drive. 

A recording of the presentation given at the public comment meeting will be made available for public viewing at https://www.sabine-rfpg.org/ after the public meetings are held. A digital copy of the Draft 2023 Sabine RFP can also be accessed from the same link.

Hard copies of the Draft 2023 Sabine RFP are available at Development Services, 410 South High St., Longview, Texas 75601

SUMMARY OF THE DRAFT 2023 SABINE REGIONAL FLOOD PLAN:

The Sabine Flood Planning Region includes all or part of the following counties:

  • Collin
  • Gregg
  • Harrison
  • Hopkins
  • Hunt
  • Franklin
  • Jasper
  • Kaufman
  • Newton
  • Orange
  • Panola
  • Rains
  • Rockwall
  • Rusk
  • Sabine
  • San Augustine
  • Shelby
  • Smith
  • Upshur
  • Van Zandt
  • Wood

The Draft 2023 Sabine Regional Flood Plan (RFP) addresses the following topics:

  • General description of the planning region
  • Existing and Future flood risk analyses
  • Evaluation and Recommendation of floodplain management practices and goals
  • Flood mitigation needs analysis
  • Identification and evaluation of potential flood management evaluations, strategies, and projects
  • Recommendations of flood management evaluations (FME), flood management strategies (FMS), and flood mitigation projects (FMP)
  • Impacts of the regional flood plan and impacts on water supply
  • Flood response information and activities
  • Administrative, regulatory, and legislative recommendations
  • Flood infrastructure financing analysis

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