Dennis Evanosky  According to FEMA, the dike and tide gate shown here between Brittany Landing Harbor and Brittany Landing Bay — about 100 yards west of the Harbor Bay Club — is not engineered to meet flood-protection standards.

Floodplain Maps Present New Insurance Challenge

Mar 10,2016

Harbor Bay resident explores problem now facing homeowners citywide

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recently released new floodplain maps that propose to place nearly 2,000 Alameda homes in a mapped 100-year floodplain for the first time.

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City of Alameda &nbsp&nbsp The image above was taken directly from the City of Alameda’s CommunityView website. The site provides information on the new flood plain maps and many other geographic topics.

City to Discuss FEMA Flood Maps

Sep 27,2018

The City of Alameda Public Works Department announced last week it will offer two public presentations on the newly released Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) flood maps for Alameda. 

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Courtesy photo &nbsp&nbsp The revised FEMA 100-year floodplain maps show impacted areas including the city’s golf course, Bay Farm Island, a section of the East End along Fernside Boulevard, Crab Cove and Alameda Point.

FEMA Releases New Flood Impact Maps

Jun 26,2018

The City of Alameda released information this week on the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) revised and finalized Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) within Alameda County. The changes may affect the floodplain designation of property owners in Alameda.

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