Hazardous Waste http://nhpr.org en Safety Officials to Develop Flooding Master Plan http://nhpr.org/post/safety-officials-develop-flooding-master-plan <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">New Hampshire safety officials have announced a new project to beef up flood planning. A new database will look to maximize return on dollars invested in flood mitigation.</span></p><p>The problem is that data on where money has been spent to repair flood damages isn’t kept in one place: some is with the federal flood insurance program, some comes from FEMA disaster declarations, and still more is with local towns.</p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 20:33:10 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 50203 at http://nhpr.org Safety Officials to Develop Flooding Master Plan DES Moving Towards New Superfund Site in Farmington http://nhpr.org/post/des-moving-towards-new-superfund-site-farmington <p>The Department of Environmental Services is working to have &nbsp;a former auto-parts factory and landfill in Farmington declared a <a href="http://des.nh.gov/organization/divisions/waste/hwrb/fss/superfund/index.htm">Superfund </a>site.&nbsp;DES officials are confident the site will be accepted into the federal program.</p> Wed, 13 Jun 2012 17:55:02 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 6808 at http://nhpr.org