What historic zones need approval by historic preservation before elevation?
  • Zones 1-5
  • Houses older than 48 years old o Quotes from Contractors should include an cost for EHP approval in their quote. 
  • Contractors will need do have an EHP approval letter for properties within historic zones before they begin construction. 
  • If you plan for demolition/ reconstruction in historic zone you need approval letter, and you should consider 30 days for approval time. 
  • You can contact Julie or Kelley with the Historic Preservation group. There are documents specific to certain types of properties with Historic Preservation. 
  • Julie Courtney: jcourtney@citystaug.com 904-209-4283 (office)
  • If you plan to have property lifted or demolished, you need to have approval of archaeology in an archaeology zone. Application needs to be in 1 month prior before trying to apply for the grant. 

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1. Who do I have to have insurance through?
2. How high do I need to elevate my structure?
3. Are contractor quotes only elevate the house, or should they also cover other construction tasks?
4. I had NFIP insurance but then switched to a private carrier, does the program care if I switched to a private carrier?
5. Explain the flood insurance 2.0
6. How long do you have to switch to NFIP insurance?
7. Will I be obligated to follow through with the grant once I submit my homeowner packet and other documents?
8. Is this mitigation grant specifically for raising the property?
9. Would the city or council have documentation like the EC (elevation certificate) of the property?
10. Where can I find the FMA Program Homeowner Presentation?
11. What historic zones need approval by historic preservation before elevation?
12. If we want to be in the grant program, must we have flood insurance?
13. To apply what do I need to send in?
14. Requirements for mitigation reconstruction
15. To whom can I communicate documentation towards my application?
16. What homes need historic preservation review before elevation, demolition, or reconstruction?
17. Should I get the grant money to elevate my home, then does the government have a lien on my home?