Original Case Study Title: Charlotte-Mecklenburg County, North Carolina

Original Document: "No Adverse Impact How-To Guide: Mitigation” ASFPM, 2016. Pages 42-43.

Summary: This case study illustrates how the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Storm Water Services Division mitigates flood damages using No Adverse Impact techniques. Specifically, the community acquires flood-prone structures through several types of buyout programs. These properties are restored to floodplain, thereby reducing future flood risk.

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