The National Flood Insurance Program’s (NFIP) Community Rating System (CRS) is a voluntary incentive program that recognizes and encourages community floodplain management activities that exceed the minimum NFIP requirements.Read more
Stormwater is a resource and ever growing in importance as the world’s human population demand exceeds the availability of readily obtainable clean water.
Stormwater is water that originates during precipitation events. Rain that falls on streets, sidewalks, houses and driveways are met by impervious surfaces, which prevent the precipitation from infiltrating into the ground.Read more
ARE YOU PREPARED?
Carson City Public Works is asking the public for help in developing activities for the up coming Nevada Flood Awareness Week, 2015. If you have any ideas please comment or call Shyla on the Stormwater Hotline @ 887-2305.
Go to www.NevadaFloods.org to find out more about Nevada floods.