Flood Information Notification
DeKalb County’s activities under FEMA’s National Flood Insurance Program Community Rating System (NFIP CRS) include providing information to insurance agents, realtors, and mortgage lenders about flood hazards, prevention, and mitigation.
Printed maps, publications regarding flood hazards, Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRM), the Flood Insurance Study (FIS) and elevation certificates for structures are available at:
Flood Management Supervisor’s office at 330 West Ponce de Leon Ave, Decatur Also, publications regarding flood hazards is available at:
ain public library at 215 Sycamore Street, Decatur.
The current effective FIRM may be viewed online at http://map.georgiadfirm.com.
The County through its flood map modernization program is updating its database listing all structures within the special flood hazard area (SFHA). Included in this database are elevation certificates, base flood elevations and estimated lowest adjacent grades around the structures.
DeKalb County provides free floodplain determinations for the entire county except for cities that provide their own determinations.
For these services and information on flood related issues you may contact:
Brian Shoun, PE
Flood Management Supervisor
330 West Ponce de Leon Avenue, Decatur (404) 371-2012 firstname.lastname@example.org