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FLOOD PREPAREDNESS QUESTIONNAIRE

Los Angeles County is seeking input from community members regarding flood hazard preparedness. The responses provided to this questionnaire will assist Los Angeles County to update its 2020 Floodplain Management Plan (FMP). The FMP is updated every five years to ensure unincorporated communities receive adequate resources and services in the event of a flood hazard.

This brief survey will take no longer than 15 minutes to complete. Thank you for your contribution to this important process.

Please Note: Responses to questions that are "italicized" are highly encouraged.

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* 1. Do you live or own a business in a known floodplain or an area that has been subject to flooding?

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* 2. If you answered yes to Questions #1, is this property your home, residences or business?

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* 3. Do you own or rent this property?

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* 4. Do you have a mortgage on this property?

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* 5. How long have you lived or done business at that property?

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* 6. How prepared is your household or business to deal with a flood event?

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* 7. Which of the following resources have helped you prepare for a flood event?

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* 8. Which of the following steps has your household or business  taken to prepare for a flood event?
(Check all that apply)

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* 9. How concerned are you about the following flood related hazards in Los Angeles County?
(Check one response for each hazard)

  Not Concerned Somewhat Concerned Concerned Very Concerned Extremely Concerned
Climate change impacts
Tsunami
Groundwater flooding
Coastal flooding
River/channel migration
Stream bank erosion
Coastal erosion
Urban flooding/Drainage issues
Land subsidence
Mud-flow hazards
Increased Flooding/Mudflows because of recent fire(s)

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* 10. Choose up to five (5) of the following methods you think are most effective for providing flood hazard and disaster information:

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* 11. Which methods are best for you and your household or business to receive urgent information or instructions ?

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* 12. Do you have flood insurance?

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* 13. If you do NOT have flood insurance, what is the primary reason?

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