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    Sec. 16.2-22. Floodplain Management.


    Sec. 16.2-22. Floodplain management.
    (a) A study will be required for all new construction that provides a net increase in impervious area of the site and/or filling within the floodplain [as determined by the most recent floodplain study adopted by the City of Lynchburg]. This study shall meet the requirements as specified in Sec. 35.1-45, Flood Hazard Districts.
    (b) In addition, such construction shall be in compliance with all applicable regulations under the national flood insurance program and code of the City of Lynchburg. (Ord. No. O-01-079, 4-24-01, eff. 5-1-01; Ord. No. O-07-047, 4-10-07; Ord. No. O-14-070, 6-10-14)