Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Click the Title link below for the Tampa Bay times story about flood insurance claims in the St. Petersburg area. As you can see from the map, there have not been many flood claims on the gulf side beach areas.

"Even with Shore Acres, St. Petersburg paid 8 times more into flood insurance than claimed "

Multiple flood claims

The map shows every location in St. Petersburg where a single family home had two or more flood claims between 1978 and June 2013. The vast majority of houses have not had a claim since 2004's Hurricane Frances. Click on a location for details. Where noted, the house with claims has been replaced by a newer one.

Source: City of St. Petersburg, Federal Emergency Management Agency