Flood Insurance
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Topsail Beach homeowners facing flood insurance hike
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 03/24/2014 - 6:24am.

More than 17,000 North Carolina property owners with federal flood insurance face sharp premium increases as the government works to get the flood program back in the black.

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2 years later, Congress poised to undo flood law
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/05/2014 - 10:37am.

Lawmakers are poised to undo many of the changes in a bill to overhaul the federal flood insurance program after homeowners in flood-prone areas complained about sharp increases in their premiums.

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Spending bill delays some flood insurance hikes
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 01/14/2014 - 12:33pm.

videoHomeowners worried that new federal flood maps will send their flood insurance premiums skyrocketing would get some short-term relief under a provision tucked into a massive government-wide funding bill.

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Commissioners move on as Berger misses second meeting since arrest
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Thu, 01/02/2014 - 4:35pm.

videoNew Hanover County Commissioners met today for the second time since Brian Berger was arrested again last month for DWI, but there was again an empty seat at the table.

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Municipal leaders fight looming flood insurance rate increase
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Thu, 09/26/2013 - 10:18pm.

videoJust like the tide the cost of flood insurance is on the rise. The Biggert-Waters Act is set to go into effect Tuesday and town leaders are asking for help to keep their town afloat.

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