Regulatory Flood Protection Elevation definition

Regulatory Flood Protection Elevation means the “Base Flood Elevationplus the “Freeboard”. In “Special Flood Hazard Areas” where Base Flood Elevations (BFEs) have been determined, this elevation shall be the BFE plus two (2) feet of freeboard. In “Special Flood Hazard Areas” where no BFE has been established, this elevation shall be at least two (2) feet above the highest adjacent grade.
Regulatory Flood Protection Elevation means the “Base Flood Elevationplus the “Freeboard”. In “Special Flood Hazard Areas” where Base Flood Elevations (BFEs) have been determined, this elevation shall be the BFE plus Insert freeboard [two (2) feet (Two feet is the state recommended minimum)] feet freeboard). In “Special Flood Hazard Areas” where no BFE has been established, this elevation shall be at least Insert feet [Two (2) feet is a state-recommended minimum, greater than two (2) feet is OPTIONAL] feet above the highest adjacent grade.
Regulatory Flood Protection Elevation means the elevation to which all structures and other development located within the Special Flood Hazard Areas must be elevated or floodproofed, if non-residential. Within areas where Base Flood Elevations (BFEs) have been determined, this elevation shall be the BFE plus four (4) feet of freeboard. In areas where no BFE has been established, all structures and other development must be elevated or floodproofed, if non- residential, to two (2) feet above the highest adjacent grade.

Examples of Regulatory Flood Protection Elevation in a sentence

  • When BFE data is not available from a Federal, State, or other source as outlined above, the reference level shall be elevated or floodproofed (nonresidential) to or above the Regulatory Flood Protection Elevation, as defined in Article 2.

  • A structure or tank for chemical or fuel storage incidental to an allowed use or to the operation of a water treatment plant or wastewater treatment facility may be located in a Special Flood Hazard Area only if the structure or tank is either elevated or floodproofed to at least the Regulatory Flood Protection Elevation and certified in accordance with the provisions of Article 4, Section B(3).

  • New construction and substantial improvement of any residential structure (including manufactured homes) shall have the reference level, including basement, elevated no lower than the Regulatory Flood Protection Elevation, as defined in Article 2 of this ordinance.

  • New and replacement manufactured homes shall be elevated so that the reference level of the manufactured home is no lower than the Regulatory Flood Protection Elevation, as defined in Article 2 of this ordinance.

  • The reference level of any structure is elevated or floodproofed to at least the Regulatory Flood Protection Elevation.


More Definitions of Regulatory Flood Protection Elevation

Regulatory Flood Protection Elevation means the “Base Flood Elevationplus the “Freeboard”. In “Special Flood Hazard Areas” where Base Flood Elevations (BFEs) have been determined, this elevation shall be the BFE plus 2 feet of freeboard.
Regulatory Flood Protection Elevation means the elevation above mean sea level to which the reference level of all structures and other development located within Special Flood Hazard Areas and Future Conditions Flood Hazard Areas must be protectedBase Flood Elevationplus
Regulatory Flood Protection Elevation means the elevation, in relation to mean sea level, which the reference level of all structures and other development located within Special Flood Areas must be protected. Where Base Flood Elevations (BFEs) have been determined, this elevation shall be the BFE plus two (2) feet of freeboard. Where no BFE has been established, this elevation shall be at least two (2) feet above the highest adjacent grade.
Regulatory Flood Protection Elevation means an elevation no lower than one foot above the elevation of the regional flood plus any increases in flood elevation caused by encroachments on the floodplain that results from designation of a floodway.
Regulatory Flood Protection Elevation means an elevation one foot higher than the water surface elevation of the regulatory flood.
Regulatory Flood Protection Elevation means the “Base Flood Elevationplus the “Freeboard”.
Regulatory Flood Protection Elevation or “RFPE” means an elevation not less than one