Floodplain Overlay Districts & Regulations

Planning Commission Public Hearing Scheduled


Planning Commission will hold a virtual public hearing to take public testimony and make a recommendation to the City Council on June 16, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. for potential amendments to Chapter 19.30, Floodplain Overlay Districts and Regulations, to bring into compliance with the National Flood Insurance Program including the adoption of the most recent Flood Insurance Rate Maps. Proposed amendments include definitions and development standards.  

The maps are on the FEMA website at this link.  To find the maps applicable to Everett:

  • Select Search All Products
  • Enter State, then County, then Everett
  • Select Search
  • Select Pending Products (18)
  • Select FIRM Panels (14)

A list of maps pulls up. Click on view to see the map. Zoom in by clicking on the image. You will need to click a couple times for the map to be legible.

Background

On May 4, 2020, the City issued a Proposed Determination of Non-Significance on amendments to EMC 19.30, Floodplain Overlay Districts and Regulations, to bring the City’s current regulations into compliance with the National Flood Insurance Program including the adoption of the most recent Flood Insurance Rate Maps.

Public Comment Period
The City issued a proposed Determination of Non-Significance (DNS) on  May 4, 2020.  The public comment period ended on May 19, 2020.  A Final DNS was issued on May 20, 2020.

If you have any questions about this code amendment, please contact Steve Ingalsbe at 425-257-7135 or email at singalsbe@everettwa.gov.

Background Documents