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Livingston Chamber hosts meeting to discuss flood insurance rates

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LIVINGSTON PARISH, LA (WAFB) -

Flood insurance rates took center stage at a Livingston Parish Chamber meeting Wednesday.

Even though lawmakers are working on legislation to address rising flood rates for Louisiana residents, Livingston Parish leaders say there needs to be a more permanent solution. Chamber members partnered with the Livingston Board of Realtors to answer citizens' questions.

"Nobody really knows what to expect, how the maps are going to look, what the rates are going to be, when they're going to kick in," says the Chambers April Wehrs.

Wehrs adds flood issue impact local businesses and residents.

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