Floodplain Management and Grading Code Ordinances Resources
The purpose of Floodplain Management is to promote the public health, safety and general welfare, and to minimize public and private losses due to flood conditions in flood hazard areas.
Engineering Bulletin 11-01 Precipitation Data (1607 downloads)
Engineering Bulletin 11-02 Sump Volume Requirements (1610 downloads)
Engineering Bulletin 11-03 Financial Assurance Requirements 2019 (1391 downloads)
Flood Insurance Studies
Removing a structure from a FEMA designated Special Flood Hazard Area may require one or more of the following documents:
Availabile for review, the Preliminary FEMA Kern County Flood Insurance Study (FIS) and Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRM). See the following links: