New Version of Tier2Submit

The newest version of Tier2Submit, the Environmental Protection Agency’s Tier II software developed to help facilities prepare electronic chemical inventory reports, is now available for download. This version, designed for Reporting Year (RY) 2012, can be used to report Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA) Tier II chemical inventory data.

Flood Insurance Premiums Rising

In Vermont, there are around 8,000 structures in the Special Flood Hazard Area. Banks are required to assure that any mortgage or loan to a structure in a mapped hazard area is insured for at least the value of that mortgage, the value of the structure, or amount of insurance available through the NFIP – whichever is less.