The City of Oakland Park participates in the Community Rating System (CRS), a national program developed by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) that recognizes and encourages community floodplain management activities resulting in discounted flood insurance rates. The CRS uses a point system similar to fire insurance rating to determine the flood insurance premium reductions for residents.
Meetings This board has not scheduled any upcoming meetings. Meetings will be scheduled after the members of the board are identified.
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Members The Committee shall consist of five members and be appointed for a two-year term as follows:
Two members shall be either a City resident or business owner and shall be appointed by the City Commission.
The third member shall be a City resident or business owner with insurance industry credentials and shall be appointed by the City Commission.
The Fourth member will be the City’s designated City Floodplain Manager
The Fifth member will be the City’s Public Information Officer.
Duties Program for Public Information (PPI) Board is tasked with providing input and recommendations for suggested outreach as part of the City's Community Rating System (CRS) flood prevention and awareness efforts. The purpose of the PPI is to provide input and recommendations to the City Commission for suggested outreach as part of the process.
Authority The authority of the Program for Public Information Board is outlined by ordinance.