Chapter XVII FLOODPLAIN MANAGEMENT This chapter is included in your selections. 17-1 STATUTORY AUTHORIZATION, FINDINGS OF FACT, PURPOSE AND METHODS17-1.1 Statutory Authorization.17-1.2 Findings of Fact.17-1.3 Statement of Purpose.17-1.4 Methods of Reducing Flood Losses. 17-2 DEFINITIONS 17-3 GENERAL PROVISIONS17-3.1 Lands to Which This Chapter Applies.17-3.2 Basis for Establishing the Areas of Special Flood Hazard.17-3.3 Compliance.17-3.4 Abrogation and Greater Restrictions.17-3.5 Interpretation.17-3.6 Warning and Disclaimer of Liability.17-3.7 Severability. 17-4 ADMINISTRATION17-4.1 Establishment of Development Permit.17-4.2 Designation of the Floodplain Administrator.17-4.3 Duties and Responsibilities of the Floodplain Administrator.17-4.4 Appeals. 17-5 PROVISIONS FOR FLOOD HAZARD REDUCTION17-5.1 Standards of Construction.17-5.2 Standards for Utilities.17-5.3 Standards for Subdivisions.17-5.4 Standards for Manufactured Homes.17-5.5 Standards for Recreational Vehicles.17-5.6 Floodways. 17-6 VARIANCE PROCEDURE17-6.1 Nature of Variances.17-6.2 Appeal Board.17-6.3 Conditions for Variances.