Resolution 17-08, which was adopted by Council on October 2, 2017 tasks the Task Forces with the preparation of a post- flood hazard mitigation plan for the City of Bellaire, Texas, that designates target areas and recommends mitigation measures appropriate for the flood hazard facing the City of Bellaire, Texas.  The "Regulatory" focus area will:

  • Assess the current Building Code Requirements
  • Assess options and develop a recommendation concerning whether to pursue property buyouts and potential FEMA funding participation
  • Review the City' s continuing participation in the Community Rating System and National Flood Insurance Program