A Floodplain Administrator is a person responsible for administering and implementing federal and state laws as well as local ordinances relating to the management of flood-prone areas. The administrator is in charge of important economic decisions affecting health, safety, and welfare and obtains annual training regarding managing development in floodplains as a condition to maintaining accreditation. Each county, city, or town is required to designate a person to serve as the floodplain administrator.
Reference: Title XVIII
For more information contact:
Water Management Section
Michael Borengasser, State Climatologist
101 E. Capitol Avenue, Suite 350
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: (501) 682-3969 Fax: (501) 682-3991