Floodplain regulations are intended to reduce risks to people and property in areas along the major drainage ways that are prone to flooding. The City of Republic regulates development based on Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Flood Insurance Rate Maps of the 1% Annual Exceedance Probability Flood.
Floodplain Development Permits
A Floodplain Development Permit (PDF) shall be required for all proposed construction or other development located within the Special Flood Hazard Area. To determine if your proposed development is located within a Special Flood Hazard Area, visit the FEMA Flood Map Website.