A waterfront home buyback program has already unanimously passed the state Senate as part of a climate change bill and is on its way to the House.
Gov. Baker says he’s disappointed with FEMA’s decision.
Natural disasters often happen quickly and are unpredictable. Would you be able to evacuate in under an hour?
Revere officials and residents are still cleaning up from Monday’s tornado and starting to wonder what funds might be available to help pay for repairs.
Rates imposed by the 2012 law are particularly high in older coastal communities in states such as Florida, Massachusetts, New York and New Jersey and have put a damper on home sales.
Springfield has received a settlement of $25 million in federal disaster aid for damages caused by a tornado that struck the city in 2011.
Legislation backed by Attorney General Martha Coakley and state House Speaker Robert DeLeo aims to soften the impact of new federal flood insurance rules on some homeowners.
Because of Hurricane Sandy, FEMA is redrawing the floodplain maps up and down the Eastern Seaboard.
The Hurricane Center is forecasting an extremely active season this year.
Trying to stay positive here………The Patriots outscored the Jaguars Good thing they weren’t playing the Sisters of Notre Dame…..they would have lost. And one other positive story, John Kerry will be leaving Massachusetts for a new job. Kerry is the most disingenuous, do-nothing politician I’ve ever encountered and I have to say BHO got THIS ONE right. See ya JFK!!