St. Charles Pres.: New flood maps rasie concerns for some residents

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Posted on April 18, 2013 at 7:36 AM

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Residents of Southeast Louisiana have been getting a better look at the federal government's new flood maps, and in many cases, the things they're seeing aren't pretty.

In March, the people of St. Charles Parish were shown the FEMA flood maps for their neighborhoods and there was some sticker shock.

A meeting was called Monday night to discuss the issues raised by the maps.

St. Charles Parish President V.J. St. Pierre was in the studio with more information.

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