Community Rating System
What is the Community Rating System and why you should know about it.
Did you know if your property lies inside the SFHA it has a 26% chance of experiencing a flood during the life of a 30-year mortgage?
An Elevation Certificate lists the floor elevations and flood zones for new homes and buildings within the Village.
Are you located in a flood hazard area?
Flood Zone Maps
Access the Village of Palmetto Bay Flood Zone Map.
Know Your Flood Hazard
Because the Village of Palmetto Bay is located in a unique geographical area, it is susceptible to flooding from major rain events and storm surge.
Protect Our Natural Floodplains
The Village of Palmetto Bay contains multiple natural floodplains in within its boundaries. These specific areas must be protected in order to preserve their natural floodplain functions and benefits they provide to all residents.
Protection of Your Property
You can take an active role in protecting your property from flood damage.
Know what flood precautions to take.
The Village of Palmetto Bay works together with the National Weather Service and Miami-Dade County to alert residents and business owners of potential flood watches and warnings.
Stormwater runoff occurs when precipitation from rain flows over the ground.