Through various channels of community planning and floodplain management, your local government can help to prepare for and prevent flooding in your community.
Hazard Mitigation Plans Hazard mitigation planning is a process that governments use to identify risks and vulnerabilities associated with natural hazards and to develop long-term strategies for protecting people and property from future hazard events. Learn More Stormwater Master Plans Stormwater Master Planning is a term that has come to mean a wide variety of things. Municipalities often prepare stormwater master plans in order to identify and budget for future stormwater projects. Learn More Capital Improvement Plans A capital improvement plan (CIP) is a dynamic community planning and fiscal management tool used to coordinate the timing and financing of capital improvements over a multi-year period. Learn More Floodplain management FEMA defines Floodplain management as the operation of a community program of preventive and corrective measures to reduce the risk of current and future flooding, resulting in a more resilient community. Learn More