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Maryland - Mapping Status

Please visit The Maryland DFIRM Outreach Program website for more information on your county.

For more information concerning current coastal analysis and mapping projects that might
affect your community, please visit www.r3coastal.com

Watershed Projects
To access the materials for the Conococheague-Opequon, Gunpowder-Patapsco, Lower Susquehanna,
Middle-Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquan
, Middle Potomac-Catoctin, or Monocacy Watershed projects,
click here. Projects are listed in alphabetical order by watershed name.


Allegany County Countywide Study

    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 04.14.11
    Revised Preliminary Flood Map Release: TBD
    Appeals Period*: TBD
    Letter of Final Determination*: 12.02.15
    Final Effective DFIRM: 06.02.16

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 06.13.11

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Molly Kaput: 215-931-5746
    Project Engineer Robert Pierson: 215-931-5650


Anne Arundel County - COASTAL Study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 5.23.13
    Appeals Period*: 02.12.14 - 05.12.14
    Letter of Final Determination*: 08.18.14
    Final Effective DFIRM:02.18.15

    Meeting Dates
    Flood Risk Review: 03.25.13
    CCO: 08.06.13
    Open House: 09.09.14

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Molly Kaput: 215-931-5746
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 215-931-5573

CALVERT County - coastal study

The FIRM and FIS for this county are now effective and
can be found at the FEMA Map Service Center.



    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates

    Final Effective DFIRM: 11.19.14

Caroline County - Coastal Countywide
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Revised Preliminary Flood Map Release: 09.19.13
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 08.14.13
    Appeals Period*: 02.05.14 - 05.05.14
    Letter of Final Determination*: 07.16.14
    Final Effective DFIRM: 01.16.15

    Meeting Dates
    Flood Risk Review: 02.21.13
    CCO: 09.24.13
    Open House: 06.12.14

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Molly Kaput: 215-931-5746
    Project Engineer Robert Pierson: 215-931-5650

Carroll County
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Revised Preliminary Flood Map Release: 10.27.11
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 08.15.13
    Appeals Period*: 07.18.12 - 10.15.12
    Letter of Final Determination*: 04.02.15
    Final Effective DFIRM: 10.02.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 12.07.11

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Molly Kaput: 215-931-5746
    Project Engineer Robert Pierson: 215-931-5650

Cecil County - Coastal Study
Part of Cecil County is within the Lower Susquehanna Watershed. For more information concerning flood risks in the Lower Susquehanna Watershed that might affect your community, please see the Risk MAP Watershed Projects section on the Pennsylvania mapping status page.
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 08.01.13
    Appeals Period*: 03.19.14 - 06.06.14
    Letter of Final Determination*: 11.04.14
    Final Effective DFIRM: 05.04.15

    Meeting Dates
    Flood Risk Review: 10.26.12
    CCO: 09.23.13
    Open House: TBD

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Katie Lipiecki: 215-931-5655
    Project Engineer Robert Pierson: 215-931-5650

Charles County - Coastal Study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 09.05.13
    Appeals Period*: 02.26.14 - 05.26.14
    Letter of Final Determination*: 11.04.14
    Final Effective DFIRM: 05.04.15

    Meeting Dates
    Flood Risk Review: 07.13.12
    CCO: 09.23.13
    Open House: TBD

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Molly Kaput: 215-931-5746
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 215-931-5573

Dorchester County
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 05.28.13
    Appeals Period*: 03.14.14 - 06.11.14
    Letter of Final Determination*: 09.16.14
    Final Effective DFIRM: 03.16.15

    Meeting Dates
    Flood Risk Review: 03.21.13
    CCO: 08.01.13
    Open House: 06.10.14

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Molly Kaput: 215-931-5746
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 215-931-5573

Harford County Coastal Countywide
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 07.09.14
    Revised Preliminary Flood Map Release: 11.14.14
    Appeals Period*: TBD
    Letter of Final Determination*: TBD
    Final Effective DFIRM: TBD

    Meeting Dates
    Flood Risk Review: 01.06.14
    CCO: TBD
    Open House: TBD

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Molly Kaput: 215-931-5746
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 215-931-5573

Prince George's County Coastal Countywide

The preliminary and revised preliminary FIRM panels and FIS report can be
found at the FEMA Map Service Center.

Prince Georges County Mapping Fact Sheet
Ordinance Level Worksheet

Prince George's County, MD Flood Information Portal

    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 09.30.10
    Revised Preliminary Flood Map Release: 02.22.13
    2nd Revised Preliminary Flood Map Release: 01.16.15
    Appeals Period*: 05.12.11 - 08.09.11
    2nd Appeals Period*: TBD
    Letter of Final Determination*: 06.02.15
    Final Effective DFIRM: 12.02.15

    Meeting Dates
    Flood Risk Review: 11.12.12
    CCO: 04.25.13
    Open House: TBD

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Molly Kaput: 215-931-5746
    Project Engineer Robert Pierson: 215-931-5575

Queen Anne's County

The FIRM and FIS for this county are now effective and
can be found at the FEMA Map Service Center.


    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates

    Final Effective DFIRM: 11.05.14



Somerset County - Coastal Study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 03.21.13
    Appeals Protests Period*: 02.12.14 - 05.12.14
    Letter of Final Determination*: 08.04.14
    Final Effective DFIRM: 02.04.15

    Meeting Dates
    Flood Risk Review: 02.21.13
    CCO: 05.22.13
    Open House: 06.11.14

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Molly Kaput: 215-931-5746
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 215-931-5573

St. Mary's County - coastal study

The FIRM and FIS for this county are now effective and
can be found at the FEMA Map Service Center.


    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates

    Final Effective DFIRM: 11.19.14



Talbot County - coastal study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Physical Map Revision: 09.12.13
    Appeals Period*: 04.11.14 - 07.09.14
    Revised Preliminary Physical Map Revision: 11.14.14
    2nd Appeals Period*: TBD
    Letter of Final Determination: 11.02.15
    Final Effective DFIRM: 05.02.16

    Meeting Dates
    Flood Risk Review: 11.14.12
    CCO: 09.24.13
    Open House: TBD

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Molly Kaput: 215-931-5746
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 215-931-5573

Washington County

The revised preliminary FIRM panels and FIS report can be
found at the FEMA Map Service Center.

Washington County Mapping Fact Sheet (03.31.2015)
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 09.30.10
    Revised Preliminary Flood Map Release: 03.30.15
    Appeals Period*: TBD
    Letter of Final Determination*: 12.16.15
    Final Effective DFIRM: 06.16.16

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 02.28.11

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Molly Kaput: 215-931-5746
    Project Engineer Robert Pierson: 215-931-5650

Wicomico County Coastal Countywide

The preliminary FIRM panels and FIS report can be
found at the FEMA Map Service Center

Wicomico County Mapping Fact Sheet
Ordinance Level Worksheet

    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 08.13.09
    Revised Preliminary Flood Map Release: 02.29.12
    Revised Preliminary Flood Map Release: 07.26.13
    Appeals Period*: 03.31.10 - 06.28.10
    2nd Appeals Period*: 04.24.14 - 07.22.14
    Letter of Final Determination*: 02.03.15
    Final Effective DFIRM: 08.03.15

    Meeting Dates
    Flood Risk Review: 02.21.13
    CCO: 09.25.13
    Open House: 07.17.14

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Molly Kaput: 215-931-5746
    Project Engineer Robert Pierson: 215-931-5650

Worcester County
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 07.19.13
    Appeals Period*: 03.13.14 - 06.11.14
    Letter of Final Determination*: 01.16.15
    Final Effective DFIRM: 07.16.15

    Meeting Dates
    Flood Risk Review: 03.21.13
    CCO: 9.25.13
    Open House: 01.16.14

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Katie Lipiecki: 215-931-5655
    Project Engineer Robert Pierson: 215-931-5650

* For detailed information on FEMA's appeals process, visit FEMA's Flood Hazard Determinations website at www.floodmaps.fema.gov/fhm/Scripts/bfe_main.asp.

† These dates are projected and subject to change at any time.

TBD= To Be Determined. Please check back at a later date for this information.


FEMA Region III
Maryland

-----September 2014-----

Preliminary maps dated October 1, 2014 and later will no longer be posted to this website. Maps can be accessed at FEMA's Map Service Center by clicking here.

Note: Map availability on the MSC could be delayed several days after the map's preliminary date.


Preliminary data provide the public an early look at their home or community's projected risk to flood hazards. Preliminary data include: new or revised Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs), Flood Insurance Study (FIS) reports, and FIRM Databases.
For more information, visit the Preliminary Flood Hazard Data webpage.



--- November 2012---
As a participating community in the NFIP, your community is responsible for making sure that its floodplain management regulations meet or exceed the minimum requirements of the NFIP. The newly updated Adoption of Flood Insurance Rate Maps by Participating Communities brochure will help guide you through that process.
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Visit Region III Fact Sheets for more information about the Region III mapping process and community responsibilities for receiving comments & appeals; adopting floodplain management ordinances; and communicating insurance requirements to local residents.

Need help understanding what may have changed on the recently released preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) for your community?

Read FEMA's Understanding the Changes to Your Community's Flood Insurance Rate Map fact sheet.


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