Flood Zone Determinations

Homes and business properties located in high-risk flood areas with government-backed mortgages are required to have flood insurance.  This insurance is through the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) - Risk Rating 2.0.

The City of Glendale participates in the NFIP thru the Community Rating System (CRS) program which is administered and overseen by the Engineering Department.

Glendale is a CRS Class 7 rating gives a 15% premium reduction to flood insurance policies for properties within the high-risk flood areas and properties.

Property owners can request a Flood Zone Determination by filling out the Flood Zone Determination Form.  This form can be emailed to [email protected], or taken to the Glendale City Hall, Engineering Department located at 5850 W. Glendale Ave, Ste
 315, Glendale, AZ  85303.

Sample FIRM