Day: June 13, 2014

Temporary Welcome Center Opens

The Regional Tourism Council, organized by Coastal Alabama Partnership, has been instrumental in working with the Alabama Tourism Department to facilitate the opening of a temporary facility for the Grand Bay Welcome Center. A new welcome center is under construction along I-10 near the Alabama-Mississippi state lines. The temporary site is located in Theodore just …

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FEMA Releases New Flood Insurance Rates

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has sent new insurance premium rate sheets to insurers that reflect changes made by Congress to the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). The new premiums for subsidized policyholders generally show increases from 5 to 18 percent—significantly less than the increases that initially resulted from the 2012 Biggert Waters Law. …

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