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 FOR A FLOOD?
The 2nd Annual Flood Awareness Week, November 1 -7, was a big hit for the State, Cities and Counties of Northern Nevada.
Carson City and State employees set-up an interactive flood demonstration table, along with countless handouts and give away items at the North Walmart on Sunday November 1st, 2015.
Carson City is starting to review the revised study of the FEMA Flood Maps for the area located from Hwy 50 E from Fairview to the top of the hill, to Centennial Drive (considered the New Empire area). Information should be available in late Spring of 2016.