Key West Maps

City of Key West Draft Flood Maps and how to read them: https://www.cityofkeywest-fl.gov/topic/subtopic.php?topicid=224&structureid=1

Best City of Key West map tool for changes in flood zone. Explore by address: https://cityofkeywest.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=50f9b29e6a5841bb97dea7cd69e68c05

Monroe County Maps

Best Monroe County map tool for changes in flood zone. Explore by address: http://monroecounty-fl.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=791f993777cf483b90efbcfe2d59b615

o   National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 and the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973: https://www.fema.gov/media-library-data/20130726-1545-20490-9247/frm_acts.pdf

FEMA Flood Map Service Center FAQs: https://msc.fema.gov/portal/resources/faq

What is the FEMA National Flood Insurance Program: https://www.fema.gov/national-flood-insurance-program

Consumer-friendly National Flood Insurance Program: https://www.floodsmart.gov/

Understanding Base Flood Elevation: https://www.fema.gov/base-flood-elevation#

o   Understanding grandfathering: https://www.fema.gov/media-library-data/1488482596393-dcc52e6c120c9327dcd75f1c08e802e4/GrandfatheringForAgents_03_2016.pdf

o  How to lower my flood insurance costs: https://www.floodsmart.gov/costs/how-can-i-pay-less-for-my-flood-insurance

Understanding why my elevation is higher even if my house didn’t move: https://www.fema.gov/media-library-data/20130726-1755-25045-0634/ngvd_navd.pdf

All about flood maps. Monroe County’s Preliminary Maps: Understanding what’s happening: https://www.floodsmart.gov/why/all-about-flood-maps

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