Baldwin County, Alabama
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File #: 19-2153    Version: 1
Agenda section: Action Items Status: Passed
File created: 9/25/2019 Meeting type: Baldwin County Commission Regular
On agenda: 10/1/2019 Final action: 10/1/2019
Agenda item title: Community Rating System (CRS) Program Re-certification
Attachments: 1. CRS Recertification Signature Page, 2019 (REDACTED)

Meeting Type:   BCC Regular Meeting

Meeting Date:  10/1/2019

Item Status:   New

From: Vince Jackson, Planning Director

Submitted by:  Vince Jackson, Planning Director

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ITEM TITLE

Title

Community Rating System (CRS) Program Re-certification

 

Body

 

STAFF RECOMMENDATION

Recommendation

Authorize the Chairman to execute the Annual Community Rating System (CRS) Re-certification Form.

 

End

 

BACKGROUND INFORMATION

 

Previous Commission action/date:  October 2, 2018

 

Background:  Baldwin County has participated in the Community Rating System (CRS) Program since October 1, 1995.  Re-certification is mandatory every year, and a cycle visit is mandatory every 5 years.  A re-certification form signed by the Commission Chairman is required as part of the re-certification process.  A copy of the form is attached.

The most recent cycle visit took place during in December 2015 with the result being a Class 7 rating.  Class 7 qualifies flood insurance policyholders for a 15 percent discount in premium costs.  The next cycle visit will take place in December 2020.

 

FINANCIAL IMPACT

 

Total cost of recommendation:  N/A

 

Budget line item(s) to be used:  N/A

 

If this is not a budgeted expenditure, does the recommendation create a need for funding?  N/A

 

 

LEGAL IMPACT

 

Is legal review necessary for this staff recommendation and related documents? 

N/A

 

Reviewed/approved by:  N/A

 

Additional comments:  N/A

 

 

ADVERTISING REQUIREMENTS

 

Is advertising required for this recommendation?  N/A

 

If the proof of publication affidavit is not attached, list the reason: N/A

 

 

FOLLOW UP IMPLEMENTATION

 

For time-sensitive follow up, select deadline date for follow up:  N/A

 

Individual(s) responsible for follow up:  Commission Administration Office

 

Action required (list contact persons/addresses if documents are to be mailed or emailed):  Obtain the signature of the Commission Chairman and return re-certification form to the Planning and Zoning Department.

 

Additional instructions/notes: Planning and Zoning Department (DJ Hart, CRS Coordinator) - Mail signed re-certification form, along with required documentation, to the Insurance Services Office in order to complete the re-certification process.