FP2.2: Address barriers to improve floodplain implementation plans, policies, and regulations
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Regional Priority Approach Description
Approach - Address barriers to improve implementation plans, policies, and regulations
Desired Outcome - Transparent, effective, clear, and consistent implementation of project administration processes enables improved protection and restoration of floodplain area and function.
Policy Needs - N/A
- Develop forums for regulatory agencies to share information.
- Evaluate opportunities to coordinate permit applications and reviews across regulatory agencies.
- Local, state, and federal governments facilitate and support inter- and intra-agency communication and collaboration.
- Address the barriers to implementation of the FEMA National Flood Insurance Program, Clean Water Act Section 404, levee standards, Shoreline Management Act, and Growth Management Act on floodplain management.
- Describe how your project will improve implementation of plans, policies, permitting processes, and/or regulations.
- Describe how your project will use guidance from existing work.
- Describe how effectiveness of the project will be measured.
Local Context - Local context provides additional specificity on how a Regional Priority approach should be implemented in each local area; examples include sequencing, partners to consider, and critical areas. Local context for this Regional Priority approach is available here.
Regional Priority Approach Near Term Actions Map
No Puget Sound Recovery Progress Measures set for this Regional Priority Approach.