Flood Plain Management
- Click here to view the FEMA National Flood Hazard Layer showing the 500 year and the 100 year flood plains with a variety of base maps
- To view the Aberdeen City Natural Hazards Map showing the 100 year flood plain, flood ways, levies and street addresses click
Building Permits in the Flood Plain - As a condition of joining the National Flood Insurance Program, the City of Aberdeen must enforce rules of building in a FEMA regulated Floodplain. This brochure explains the 50% rule for substantial damages and substantial improvements.
Flood Insurance 101 - Detailed information on why flood insurance is important and answers frequently asked questions about flood insurance.
Flood Insurance vs Disaster Assistance - A listed breakdown of the pros and cons of Flood Insurance vs Disaster Assistance/Relief.
FEMA Refund Fact Sheet 2014 - An eligibility breakdown for a refund to those that purchased flood insurance through the NFIP starting in 2013 and going to the middle of 2014.
FEMA FAQs - Informational brochure answering various FEMA related floodplain questions.
Residential Preferred Risk Breakouts - This National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) brochure gives background information and a monetary breakdown of coverage and risk policies for homes/properties that are not within a FEMA regulated floodplain.
FIRM Map Information - A detailed explanation when looking at a Flood Insurance Rate Map and where you can find them.