New FEMA Flood Insurance Rate Maps

New FEMA Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs)

The new FEMA Issued Flood Insurance Rate Maps are now effective as of March 17, 2014.  Below is the link to the FEMA Map Service Center. 

Interactive GIS Map - Land Development

Image Interactive GIS Map - Land Development

The interactive Land Development map on the website has been updated to reflect the floodplain as shown on the new Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs).  On the Live Maps tile you will need to activate the FEMA Flood layer.  You can search by owner, address or parcel (tax) identification number.


For flood zone and elevation determinations, please submit the following form to the Building & Development Services Department at 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton, FL 34205, Attention: Floodplain Division.  Along with the form, please provide a $50 check for processing.  You may also drop off this form with a check to the Permitting Division reception area at the above address.