Relevant FEMA documents that pertain to floodplain and development within Douglas County.
This booklet provides elevation techniques for flood-prone houses.
This booklet provides a basic understanding of the National Flood Insurance Program.
This manual aids in planning the construction of elevated residential structures in flood-prone areas.
This publication provides a best practices approach for reducing damages from natural hazards.
This document provides information to assist in the construction of building utility systems.
This guidebook provides a basic understanding of natural resources in floodplains.
This guide helps local agencies understand what they can do to reduce damages from localized flooding.
This floodplain management bulletin clarifies and refines the requirements that apply to certain agricultural structures and accessory structures proposed to be located in Special Flood Hazard Areas (SFHAs).
An overview of techniques and considerations related to floodproofing non-residential buildings.
A look at flood protection measures availalbe as alternatives to traditional structural elevation for some homeowners.