Dauphin County Reducing Flood Insurance Premiums

Twenty municipalities with serious flooding problems are embracing a new Dauphin County Commissioners’ program aimed at reducing flood insurance premiums by up to 45 percent.
“These municipalities represent 46 percent of the 3,255 flood insurance policies in Dauphin County that cost our residents more than $4.5 million in annual premiums,’’ said commission Chairman Jeff Haste. “Rising flood insurance premiums represents a real threat to home affordability and we’re committed to doing everything we can to help residential and business property owners.’’

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