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?
Nevada Flood Awareness Week
November 10 – 15, 2014
Carson City Public Works will hold a demonstration on the proper and improper ways to fill sandbags at Mills Park on Thursday, November 13th from 9am to 1pm. Stop by and meet City personnel, and learn the ins and outs of sandbagging. You will see the set up by the Pony Express Pavilion, located off Saliman Road on Seely Loop.
Flood information and giveaways will be offered to all that show up.
Go to www.NevadaFloods.org to find out more about Nevada floods.