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Virginia - Mapping Status

Accomack County
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 07.19.13
    Appeals Period*: TBD
    Letter of Final Determination: 11.04.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 05.04.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 07.31.13
    Flood Risk Review: 04.24.13

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 213-931-5573

Augusta County
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 02.28.14
    Appeals Period*: TBD
    Letter of Final Determination: 10.02.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 04.03.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 05.20.14

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robert Pierson: 215-931-5650

Albemarle County
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 09.04.12
    Appeals Period*: 04.01.13-06.29.13
    Letter of Final Determination: 10.02.13
    Final Effective FIRM: 04.02.14

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Nikki Roberts: 215-931-5575

Bath County
Charles City County - Coastal - Physical Map Revision
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 1.31.14
    Appeals Period*: TBD
    Letter of Final Determination: 01.06.15
    Final Effective FIRM: 07.06.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 02.06.14
    Flood Risk Review: 11.21.13

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627

City of Chesapeake - Physical Map Revision - Coastal Study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 04.05.13
    Appeals Period*: 09.26.13 - 12.24.13
    Letter of Final Determination: 06.16.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 12.16.14

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 05.23.13
    Flood Risk Review: 01.31.13
    Open House: 10.30.13

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 213-931-5573

Essex County - Coastal Study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 08.23.13
    Appeals Period*: 03.12.14 - 06.09.14
    Letter of Final Determination: 11.04.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 05.04.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 09.18.13
    Flood Risk Review: 07.30.13
    Open House: TBD

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 213-931-5573

Gloucester County - Physical map revision - Coastal study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 03.05.13
    Appeals Period*: 09.19.13 - 12.17.13
    Letter of Final Determination: 05.19.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 11.19.14

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 05.20.13
    Flood Risk Review: 01.29.13
    Open House: 02.04.14

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 213-931-5573

City of Hopewell - Coastal Study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 11.04.13
    Appeals Period*: TBD
    Letter of Final Determination: 11.04.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 05.04.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 12.10.13
    Flood Risk Review: 08.27.13

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 213-931-5573


Isle of Wight County - Coastal study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 03.07.14
    Appeals Period*: TBD
    Letter of Final Determination: 12.02.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 06.02.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 04.08.14
    Flood Risk Review: 12.03.13

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 213-931-5573

James City County - Williamsburg City
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 03.28.14
    Appeals Period*: TBD
    Letter of Final Determination: TBD
    Final Effective FIRM: TBD

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 04.09.14
    Flood Risk Review:

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 213-931-5573

King and Queen county - Coastal study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 10.03.2013
    Appeals Period*: 04.03.13 - 07.01.14
    Letter of Final Determination: 10.02.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 04.02.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 12.11.13
    Flood Risk Review: 08.14.13

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 213-931-5573

King George County - Physical map revision - Coastal study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 08.09.13
    Appeals Period*: 03.19.14 - 06.16.14
    Letter of Final Determination: 08.18.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 02.18.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 09.19.13
    Flood Risk Review: 07.10.13

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 213-931-5573

King William county - Coastal study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 10.03.13
    Appeals Period*: TBD
    Letter of Final Determination: 10.02.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 04.02.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 12.10.13
    Flood Risk Review: 08.15.13

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 213-931-5573

Lancaster County - physical map revision - Coastal study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 03.29.13
    Appeals Period*: 10.10.13-01.07.14
    Letter of Final Determination: 04.02.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 10.02.14

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 05.22.13
    Flood Risk Review: 01.28.13

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 213-931-5573

Mathews County physical map revision- Coastal study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 03.05.13
    Appeals Period*: 09.19.13 - 12.17.13
    Letter of Final Determination: 06.09.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 12.09.14

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 05.20.13
    Flood Risk Review: 01.29.13
    Open House: 04.08.14 5-8 PM


    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 213-931-5573

Middlesex County - Coastal Study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 10.17.13
    Appeals Period*: TBD
    Letter of Final Determination: 10.02.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 04.02.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 12.09.13
    Flood Risk Review: 08.26.13

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 213-931-5573

New Kent County - Coastal - Physical map Revision
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 01.31.14
    Appeals Period*: TBD
    Letter of Final Determination: 02.03.15
    Final Effective FIRM: 08.03.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 02.06.14
    Flood Risk Review: 11.22.13

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 213-931-5573

CITY OF NEWPORT NEWS - Coastal Study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 03.08.13
    Appeals Period*: 9.26.13 - 12.24.13
    Letter of Final Determination: 06.09.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 12.09.14

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 05.17.13
    Flood Risk Review: 01.30.13

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Nikki Roberts: 215-931-5575

CITY OF NEWPORT NEWS - PHYSICAL MAP REVISION - Lucas Creek
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 06.14.12
    2nd Appeals Period*: 9.26.13 - 12.24.13
    Appeals Period*: 2.14.13 - 5.14.13
    Letter of Final Determination: 06.09.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 12.09.14

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Nikki Roberts: 215-931-5575

City of Norfolk - PHYSICAL MAP REVISION
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 08.15.12
    Appeals Period*: 03.14.13 - 06.11.13
    Letter of Final Determination: 06.16.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 12.16.14

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Nikki Roberts: 215-931-5575

Northampton County
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 07.01.13
    Appeals Period*: 03.19.14 - 06.16.14
    Letter of Final Determination: 09.02.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 03.02.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 07.31.13
    Flood Risk Review: 04.24.13
    Open House: 05.12.14

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 213-931-5573

Northumberland County - Coastal Study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 05.21.13
    Appeals Period*: 02.12.14 - 05.12.14
    Letter of Final Determination: 07.16.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 01.16.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 08.15.13
    Flood Risk Review: 04.22.13

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 213-931-5573

City of Portsmouth
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 01.13.14
    Appeals Period*: TBD
    Letter of Final Determination: 12.02.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 06.02.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 02.05.14 9AM
    Flood Risk Review:

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 215-931-5573

City of Poquoson - PHYSICAL MAP REVISION - Coastal study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 02.20.13
    Appeals Period*: 9.26.13 - 12.24.13
    Letter of Final Determination: 06.16.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 12.16.14

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 05.16.13
    Flood Risk Review: 01.30.13

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 215-931-5573

Prince George County - Coastal Study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 11.04.13
    Appeals Period*: TBD
    Letter of Final Determination: 12.02.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 06.02.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 12.10.13
    Flood Risk Review: 08.27.13

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 215-931-5573

Prince William - Coastal Study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 08.23.13
    Appeals Period*: TBD
    Letter of Final Determination: 09.02.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 03.02.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 09.16.13
    Flood Risk Review: 07.29.13

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 215-931-5573

CITY OF RICHMOND - PHYSICAL MAP REVISION
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 04.26.13
    Appeals Period*: N/A
    Letter of Final Determination: 1.16.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 7.16.14

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Nikki Roberts: 215-931-5575

RICHMOND County - Coastal Study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 09.06.13
    Appeals Period*: 02.26.14 - 05.26.14
    Letter of Final Determination: 10.16.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 04.16.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 09.19.13
    Flood Risk Review: 07.30.13

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 215-931-5573

Rockingham - PHYSICAL MAP REVISION
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 05.09.12
    Appeals Period*: 03.01.13 - 5.29.13
    Letter of Final Determination: 02.18.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 08.18.14

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Nikki Roberts: 215-931-5575

Scott County
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Revised Preliminary Flood Map Release: 12.27.12
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 09.09.11
    Appeals Period*: TBD
    Letter of Final Determination: 07.07.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 01.07.15

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robert Pierson: 215-931-5650

Stafford County - Coastal Study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 08.16.13
    Appeals Period*: 03.26.14 - 06.23.14
    Letter of Final Determination: 08.18.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 02.18.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 09.17.13
    Flood Risk Review: 07.11.13

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 215-931-5573

City Of Suffolk
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 12.09.2013
    Appeals Period*: TBD
    Letter of Final Determination: 12.02.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 06.02.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 02.04.14 10 AM
    Flood Risk Review:

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 215-931-5573


Surry County - Coastal Study
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 05.21.13
    Appeals Period*: 02.19.14 - 05.19.15
    Letter of Final Determination: 11.04.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 05.04.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 08.14.13
    Flood Risk Review: 04.23.13
    Open House: 02.03.14

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Nikki Roberts: 215-931-5575

City of Virginia Beach
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 05.17.13
    Appeals Period*: 02.05.14 - 05.05.14
    Letter of Final Determination: 07.16.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 01.16.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 05.23.13
    Flood Risk Review: 01.31.13

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Nikki Roberts: 215-931-5575

Westmoreland County - Coastal
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 09.12.13
    Appeals Period*: 03.12.14 - 06.09.14
    Letter of Final Determination: 10.16.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 04.16.15

    Meeting Dates
    CCO: 09.18.13
    Flood Risk Review: 07.29.13

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 215-931-5573

York County
    Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Dates
    Preliminary Flood Map Release: 5.10.13
    Appeals Period*: 01.24.14 - 04.23.14
    Letter of Final Determination: 07.16.14
    Final Effective FIRM: 01.16.15

    Meeting Dates
    Open House: 02.05.14
    CCO: 05.16.13
    Flood Risk Review: 01.29.13

    Contacts
    FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX):
    1-877-336-2627
    Project Planner Mari Radford: 215-931-2880
    Project Engineer Robin Danforth: 215-931-5573

* 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
Virginia

---------May 2013---------

Now Available for all projects preliminary after May 2013!

Access Your Community's Preliminary Flood Hazard Data in One Centralized and Easily Accessible Location!

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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