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New FEMA flood maps for Yakima County

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YAKIMA, Wash. -- FEMA is releasing new flood maps for Yakima County. The maps show what level of flood risk homeowners have and whether or not they need to have flood insurance.

The new maps have added and removed some properties from the floodplain. There's a public meeting to view the maps, it will be held at the Yakima Convention Center at 6:30 Thursday night.

If you'd like to look at the maps online go to this Web site:

http://www.msc.fema.gov

 

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