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Final Flood Hazard Determinations

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Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS.


Final notice.


Flood hazard determinations, which may include additions or modifications of Base Flood Elevations (BFEs), base flood depths, Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) boundaries or zone designations, or regulatory floodways on the Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) and where applicable, in the supporting Flood Insurance Study (FIS) reports have been made final for the communities listed in the table below.

The FIRM and FIS report are the basis of the floodplain management measures that a community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of having in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA's) National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). In addition, the FIRM and FIS report are used by insurance agents and others to calculate appropriate flood insurance premium rates for buildings and the contents of those buildings.


The effective date of August 19, 2013 which has been established for the FIRM and, where applicable, the supporting FIS report showing the new or modified flood hazard information for each community.


The FIRM, and if applicable, the FIS report containing the final flood hazard information for each community is available for inspection at the respective Community Map Repository address listed in the tables below and will be available online through the FEMA Map Service Center at by the effective date indicated above.

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Luis Rodriguez, Chief, Engineering Management Branch, Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration, FEMA, 500 C Street SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646-4064, or (email); or visit the FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX) online at​fhm/​fmx_​main.html.

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) makes the final determinations listed below for the new or modified flood hazard information for each community listed. Notification of these changes has been published in newspapers of local circulation and ninety (90) days have elapsed since that publication. The Deputy Associate Adminstrator for Mitigation has resolved any appeals resulting from this notification.

This final notice is issued in accordance with section 110 of the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973, 42 U.S.C. 4104, and 44 CFR part 67. FEMA has developed criteria for floodplain management in floodprone areas in accordance with 44 CFR part 60.

Interested lessees and owners of real property are encouraged to review the new or revised FIRM and FIS report available at the address cited below for each community or online through the FEMA Map Service Center at

The flood hazard determinations are made final in the watersheds and/or communities listed in the table below.

CommunityCommunity map repository address
Cedar County, Iowa, and Incorporated Areas
Docket No.: FEMA-B-1243
City of BennettCity Hall, 201 Main Street, Bennett, IA 52721.
City of DurantCity Hall, 402 6th Street, Durant, IA 52747.
City of LowdenCity Hall, 501 Main Street, Lowden, IA 52255.
City of MechanicsvilleCity Hall, 100 East 1st Street, Mechanicsville, IA 52306.
City of StanwoodCity Hall, 209 East Broadway Street, Stanwood, IA 52337.
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City of TiptonCity Hall, 407 Lynn Street, Tipton, IA 52772.
City of West BranchCity Offices, 110 North Poplar Street, West Branch, IA 52358.
Unincorporated Areas of Cedar CountyCedar County Courthouse, 400 Cedar Street, Tipton, IA 52772.
City of Dubuque, Iowa
Docket No.: FEMA-B-1259
City of DubuqueCity Hall, 50 West 13th Street, Dubuque, IA 52001.
Medina County, Ohio, and Incorporated Areas
Docket No.: FEMA-B-1250
City of BrunswickCity Engineer's Office, 4095 Center Road, Brunswick, OH 44212.
City of MedinaPlanning Department, 132 North Elmwood Avenue, Medina, OH 44256.
Unincorporated Areas of Medina CountyMedina County Engineering Center, 791 West Smith Road, Medina, OH 44256.
Village of Chippewa LakeMedina County Engineering Center, 791 West Smith Road, Medina, OH 44256.
Village of Gloria Glens ParkGloria Glens Park Village Hall, 7966 Lake Road, Chippewa Lake, OH 44215.
Village of LodiVillage Hall, 108 Ainsworth Street, Lodi, OH 44254.
Village of SevilleVillage Hall, 120 Royal Crest Drive, Seville, OH 44273.
Village of Westfield CenterVillage Hall, 6701 Greenwich Road, Westfield Center, OH 44251.

(Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 97.022, “Flood Insurance.”)

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Dated: August 12, 2013.

Roy E. Wright,

Deputy Associate Administrator for Mitigation, Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency.

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[FR Doc. 2013-20801 Filed 8-26-13; 8:45 am]