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FEMA has issued modified flood hazard determinations affecting the Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) for the City of Beverly. The City approved a Zoning Amendment to the Floodplain Overlay District Ordinance and adopted the FIRM’s in June 2012/2014. The FIRM’s impact the North Coastal Watershed (generally south of Route 128). Click here for the text of the Zoning Amendment. See below for the FEMA Flood Maps.
The Beverly Flood Maps are listed below:
Web Site Flood Maps:
FEMA has not issued new flood maps for the FEMA approved LOMA. See below for City GIS Maps illustrating the “revisions” to the FIRM panels.
-West End of City-Case 17-01-0046P-250077, effective 05/05/2017 is from about Quincy Park to Bay View Avenue. Revision to FIRM 0436G and 0417G
-East End of City-Case 16-01-2010P-250077, effective 05/05/207 is from about Paine Avenue to the Manchester line. Revision to FIRM 0441G, 0437G and 0433G.
For step by step instructions to search an address on the FEMA website CLICK HERE
*JUNE 2017 UPDATE*
The City of Beverly has been working through the Letter of Map Revision (LOMAR) process with FEMA to dispute the issued 2014 floodplain mapping.
The Department of Public Services and Engineering invite you to a Public Meeting and Presentation of the revised 2017 FEMA Flood Maps and updated Hazard Mitigation Plan for the City of Beverly. The meeting will be held June 22, 2017 at the Beverly Public Library in the Sohier Room at 5:00pm