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Our Tennessee Association of Floodplain Management (TN AFPM) Board of Directors would like to say "Thank You" for attending our 9th Annual Conference this past July at the Chattanooga Marriott Downtown.  We hope you found the presentations and information beneficial and we look forward to continued opportunities to provide educational training for floodplain administrators, community leaders, and technical professionals throughout the State.

We encourage you to contact members of the Board of Directors, your Regional Representatives, or Committee Chairs if you have any questions, suggestions, or interest in a more active role in the association.

Event Summary Information is available here.


Our Mission

To promote and provide assistance for the responsible management of Special Flood Hazard Areas (SFHA) through education, cooperation and communication, thereby protecting the natural and beneficial functions of Tennessee's floodplains.

Our Purpose

  1. To promote public awareness of proper floodplain management;
  2. To promote the professional status of floodplain management and secure all benefits resulting there from;
  3. To enhance cooperation and exchange information between local, state and federal agencies and development entities, private organizations and individuals;
  4. To keep individuals concerned with proper floodplain management well informed through educational and professional seminars and to provide a method for dissemination of information, both general and technical;
  5. To inform concerned individuals of pending floodplain legislation and other related floodplain management matters; and
  6. To study and support legislation pertinent and necessary to the effective implementation of floodplain management regulations.