The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has issued preliminary flood maps for a number of streams and all coastal areas in New Castle County, including its municipalities.
New Castle County (NCC), along with FEMA and the State of Delaware, has scheduled a public meeting for Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at William Penn High School from 4pm to 7pm. William Penn High School is located at 713 E. Basin Road in New Castle, DE.
Representatives from NCC, FEMA and DNREC will be present to answer property owners’ questions related to flood risk, how the floodplain maps affect properties and flood insurance.
Please contact the Department of Land Use at 395-5400 if you have questions regarding the public meeting. We will be happy to assist you.