County Commission Enacts Less Restricted Flood Plain Ordinance

By Lon AndersonMoorefield Examiner

Hardy County now has a new flood plain ordinance that brings the County into compliance with the State Code. The code sets standards and requirements for construction in the floodplain, which is important because FEMA required the County to update its to remain in good standing. Last Spring FEMA threatened the County status if it did not update the code.

The County Commission, in a 3 . . .