Floodplain Management

Downieville Flood

National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP)

Sierra County participates in the National Floodplain program in order to promote public health, safety, and the general welfare of its citizens.

The Board of Supervisors adopted a resolution outlining the rules, regulations, and guidelines to implement the program. Please read Part 32-Floodplain Management for further information regarding these regulations.