Floodplain Training and Education

2020 Training Dates

One day trainings are normally offered at a few locations around the state during winter (January to March) and in the fall (September to November). Future dates and locations will be posted as available.

Introduction to FEMA Community Rating System (CRS) is cancelled. We are currently looking into virtual options.

Questions and RSVP

Contact [email protected] or Ceil Strauss,[email protected], 651-259-5713 for more details on topics to be covered or to RSVP for a training.

Minnesota Association of Floodplain Managers (MnAFPM) Annual Conference

The next annual conference will be held virtually on November 18th and 19th. Details are TBD. Please look for more information on the Minnesota Association of Floodplain Managers website.

Water Talk Newsletter

The Water Talk Newsletter is published quarterly and features updates on program news, funding, projects, events, and learning resources for local governments and others involved in floodplain and shoreland management.

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FEMA Information for Property Owners - extensive list of useful links for property owners related to insurance claims, filing claims, LOMAs, and items related to reducing risk.