Floodplain Development Regulations Update - Get Involved

Floodplain Development Regulations

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The proposed interim Floodplain Development Regulations with the amendments and the FEMA maps, and Flood Insurance Study, are available on the project documents page for you to review.

If you have questions regarding the interim Floodplain Development Regulations or maps, please contact Joel Lehn at Joel.Lehn@seattle.gov or Maggie Glowacki at Margaret.Glowacki@seattle.gov.

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Public Meetings

There are no public meetings scheduled at this time. We hosted a public meeting on Seattle's Permanent Floodplain Development Regulations on April 27, 2021, and a recording of this meeting is available. Watch the recording.

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