Flood Plains & Wetlands

Flood Plains

If your property is in a flood plain you may require additional approvals for any building on your lot. Click on the link below to connect to Indiana Department of Natural Resources web page and find out if you are in a flood plain. If you are click on the link to flood plain ordinances below to determine what regulations might apply to you. If you are unsure about what you need to do call the Building Department for more information.

Is my property in an Flood Plain?

Find out if you’re in a flood plain here

Flood Plain Ordinances

Click here for a list of flood plain ordinances in the county. 

Wetlands

If your property is in a wetland you may require additional approvals for any building on your lot. Find out if you are in a wetland by clicking on the map link below. If you are in a wetland area you will need to contact the Army Corps of Engineers at 574-232-1952.

Is my property in a Wetland?

Find out if you’re in a wetland here


 

For more information contact the building department at 574-235-9554 or email.