Please Upgrade Your Browser.

Unfortunately, your browser is outdated and as a result, our website may appear broken in some places. We suggest you upgrade to Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome or Safari to have a better browsing experience.

Upgrade
Forerunner Blog
A collection of stories from our team and insights from our users.
Webinar: Cumulative SI/SD with Tom Leatherbee
Tom Leatherbee shares a presentation exploring the potential of Cumulative Substantial Improvement and Substantial Damage regulations to encourage adaptation and lower flood risk.
November 10, 2020
Community Conversations: Autonomous Adaptation with Brianna Castro
Brianna chats with us about her sociological research, which examines individual and household climate adaptation decisions and how they relate to a diversity of institutional contexts.
November 3, 2020
White Paper Learnings: Substantial Improvement and Substantial Damage 
Our new white paper and feature launch tackle the challenges of tracking and enforcing stricter SI/SD standards.
October 12, 2020
Meet the Team: Welcome Brian Zable!
Brian, our newest team member, shares a bit about his life, his experience, and what drives his work.
October 31, 2020
Community Conversations: Bridging Best Practices and Community Needs with César Castro
César Castro works as a planning consultant at the nexus of housing, resilience, and compliance. Learn about the interdisciplinary perspective he brings to his mitigation and adaptation work.
September 25, 2020
Using Census Data to Support Floodplain Management
Census data can be used to enrich your floodplain management programs and plans.
August 28, 2020
What we learned at ASFPM 2020
The Association of State Floodplain Managers held a virtual conference this year. Here's what we learned about flood risk and new developments in technology.
June 30, 2020
Black Lives Matter.
A statement from our Founders.
June 26, 2020
Community Conversations: Aligning Incentives with Scott Van Hoff
Scott Van Hoff talks to us about making risk communication personal and the future of flood insurance.
June 10, 2020
What we learned at the 2020 National Flood Conference
The future of private flood insurance, risk education, and insurtech were central topics at this year's NFC.
June 10, 2020
Community Conversation: Learning Together with Becca Fricke-Croft
Becca chats with us about the role of trust in communicating risk and the importance of connecting dots (and humans!) in floodplain management.
May 11, 2020
Everything We've Learned About Risk Rating 2.0
Our team has been tracking Risk Rating 2.0 and new developments in flood insurance – here's what we know about its components, existing concerns, and emergent issues.
May 26, 2020
Strategies for Better Government Document Management
Document management can be tricky when you're communicating across departments and providing access to residents. Here are some strategies to help.
April 22, 2020
What We Learned at the Florida Floodplain Managers Association's Annual Conference
FFMA held a virtual conference that covered topics ranging from flood risk communication to climate law and policy.
April 15, 2020
Resources For Governments Working From Home
The COVID-19 pandemic has shifted how we socialize, travel, and work on a global scale. Here's what Forerunner has learned from local governments about their challenges & resources from how we work.
March 30, 2020
Tips For More Effective Flood Outreach
Effective flood outreach projects can increase engagement with local government programs.
March 27, 2020

Ready to use Forerunner in your community?

Get access to actionable, property-level flood risk information to streamline floodplain management, compliance, and outreach.