Floodplain Administrators

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
Email: Michael.borengasser@arkansas.gov