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Engineering and Capital Projects Division
Floodproofing your property is:
Protecting against sewer back up during heavy rains
Raising the house above flood levels
Water proofing your home
Any alteration to your building or property requires a permit from the
Community Development Department
Preparing for a Flood
If you are in the floodplain and know a flood is coming, you should shut off the gas and electricity and move valuable contents to a higher elevation. In a flooding situation, it is always helpful to have a prepared checklist.
100-Year Flood Defined
Building In the Floodplain - Floodway
Community Rating System
Permits Required After a Flood
Real Time Flood Information
Revalidated Letters of Map Change (LOMC) (PDF)
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