Floodplain Development

Development in floodplains is regulated in the City of Edgerton by Ordinance No. 856, which is modeled after the Model Floodplain Management Ordinance as approved and recommended by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region VII and the Kansas Department of Agriculture, Division of Water Resources, Floodplain Program.

Application for Floodplain Development

Floodplains are designated by FEMA. To find a current map or to apply for a change in a flood zone designation, find more information on their website at www.fema.gov/flood-maps.