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October 18, 2013
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Board acts on planning fees, floodplain update

Adoption of an updated Carson River floodplain-management plan and initial approval of new community-development planning fees both won support Thursday from Carson City’s Board of Supervisors. The city’s governing board was the last of several jurisdictions to embrace the Carson River Watershed Regional Floodplain Management Plan supplemental update submitted by the Carson Water Subconservancy District. The update includes new mapping, demographic data and other materials that should help homeowners with the cost of flood insurance. Brenda Hunt of Carson City, subconservancy spokeswoman, said the plan originally adopted in 2008 needs updating at least every five years and that residents would …

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