§ 152.40  GENERAL STANDARDS.
   In all SFHAs and known flood prone areas, the following provisions are required:
   (A)   New construction and substantial improvements shall be anchored to prevent flotation, collapse or lateral movement of the structure.
   (B)   Manufactured homes shall be anchored to prevent flotation, collapse, or lateral movement. Methods of anchoring may include, but are not limited to, use of over-the-top or frame ties to ground anchors. This standard shall be in addition to and consistent with applicable state requirements for resisting wind forces.
   (C)   New construction and substantial improvements shall be constructed with materials and utility equipment resistant to flood damage below the FPG.
   (D)   New construction and substantial improvements shall be constructed by methods and practices that minimize flood damage.
   (E)   Electrical, heating, ventilation, plumbing, air conditioning equipment, utility meters, and other service facilities shall be located at/above the FPG or designed so as to prevent water from entering or accumulating within the components below the FPG. Water and sewer pipes, electrical and telephone lines, submersible pumps, and other waterproofed service facilities may be located below the FPG.
   (F)   New and replacement water supply systems shall be designed to minimize or eliminate infiltration of flood waters into the system.
   (G)   New and replacement sanitary sewage systems shall be designed to minimize or eliminate infiltration of flood waters into the system.
   (H)   On-site waste disposal systems shall be located and constructed to avoid impairment to them or contamination from them during flooding.
   (I)   Any alteration, repair, reconstruction or improvements to a structure that is in compliance with the provisions of this chapter shall meet the requirements of new construction as contained in this chapter.
(Ord. 3-2014, passed 3-17-14)