Westport Flood Maps Now Available at Town Hall

Westport Flood Maps Now Available at Town Hall The Planning and Zoning Commission has Federal Emergency Management Agency Flood Insurance Rate Maps for Westport available, which were effective beginning July 8, 2013. The maps illustrate flood-zone designation, base flood elevation and date. Special flood hazard areas are also designated.

The maps are available in the Westport Planning and Zoning office, Room 203 of the Town Hall, 110 Myrtle Ave., from 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday, and from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday. They can also be found at msc.fema.gov.

It is helpful to know the street address, map and lot number of the property to determine a rate.

Elevation certificates are being maintained in the Planning and Zoning Commission’s office for all new construction and substantial improvements within the special flood hazard areas.

For more information, or to ask questions, call Tim Russell at (203)255-2877.

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