Property Protection

Property Protection Activities

Property protection activities are usually undertaken by property owners on a building-by-building or parcel basis. They include:

  • Acquisition
  • Building Elevation
  • Floodproofing
  • Insurance
  • Relocation
  • Sewer Backup Protection

Chickasha has participated in the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Hazard Mitigation Program since 1976. Since this time, Chickasha has acquired several properties that were repetitive loss properties and assisted property owners in protecting structures that were also considered as a repetitive loss property.

Public Information Activities

Chickasha provides public information to advise property owners, potential property owners, and visitors about hazards, ways to protect people and property from the hazards, and the natural beneficial functions of floodplains. Activities include:

  • Flood Determinations and Technical Assistance
  • Public Outreach and Education
  • Real Estate Disclosure