See disclaimer below
The Online GIS is a free public service. Maps are
updated on a daily basis through GPS field verifications, historical
maps, use of general public and office personnel with specific knowledge
of areas within Rapides Parish. If any information you find that needs
updating please send a quick email explaining in detail of the change
needed to Jamie Wallace.
This map is not an official FEMA Flood
Insurance Rate Map (FIRM). This Interactive Mapping Tool is not
intended for insurance rating purposes and is for information only.
Official Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs), can be viewed at the FEMAs
Map Service Center (MSC) website. Click here to be redirected to FEMA’s MSC.
You may also view the Official Flood Insurance
Rate Maps (FIRMs) and the Preliminary Digital Flood Insurance Rate Maps
(DFIRMs) at our office. Preliminary DFIRMs will be used for
insurance and lending industries once they become Effective FIRMs.
Please contact your Rapides Parish Floodplain Manager, Melissa Becker, for more
have been made by the Rapides Area Planning Commission to verify
that this map and digital data provided hereon accurately
interpret the source data used in its preparation. However this
map may contain omissions and errors in
rectification, position, accuracy or interpretations of source
data. This product was not designed for strict determinations.
The data is to provide guidance and a general proximity
of the location areas and resources. Data is not suitable for engineering,
legal or any other site specific requirements. User must apply
considerable care and judgment in applying this product. Nothing
contained herein shall be deemed an expressed or implied waiver of
authorized representatives or employees.