East Branch Flood Commission

East Branch Flood Commission incorporates Middletown and the villages of Fleischmanns and Margaretville, and the Towns of Halcott, Hardenburgh and Roxbury in order to:

• Identify flood risks in the Town of Middletown, Villages & outlying areas including the Towns of Roxbury, Halcott & Hardenburgh

• Educate & inform residents, businesses, government officials & local agencies of flood risks

• Work with local, state & federal officials & agencies to:

  1. Identify projects & programs that reduce the incidence & impacts of flooding &
    .
  2. Work together regionally & individually to fund & implement projects & associated programs throughout our area &
    .
  3. Enhance & encourage economic development in flood safe areas &
    .
  4. Educate the wider public regionally as to the mitigation & flood planning & recovery efforts that are in process
    .
  5. Work to coordinate & support local & regional communication & recovery efforts during declared disaster events across municipal boundaries

Officers

CHAIR: PATRICK DAVIS
DEPUTY CHAIR: 

Partners

  • Village of Margaretville
  • Village of Fleischmanns
  • Town of Middletown
  • Town of Hardenburgh
  • Town of Halcott
  • Town of Roxbury
  • Middletown-Hardenburgh F. D.
  • Arkville Fire District
  • Arena Fire District
  • Fleischmanns Fire District
  • Central Catskills Chamber of Commerce
  • MCS
  • RCS
  • MTC
  • MCS PTA
  • MMH
  • MMH Auxiliary
  • Mark Project
  • Interfaith Council

Consulting Partners

  • DEP
  • DEC
  • Delaware County Soil & Water District
  • Delaware County Public Works
  • Delaware County Watershed Affairs
  • Delaware County Planning Department
  • Delaware County Chamber of Commerce

All meeting will be held at 10 am at the Town Hall unless noted.

Downloadable Meeting Minutes