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Links of Interest
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Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)  
 
On-line map showing current flood zone information.
 
 
 

FloodSmart: Information pertaining to Flood Protection, Hurricane Season readiness, and other current flood related topics.

 

Flood Insurance: Venice is currently rated as a Class 6 NFIP participating community which qualifies residents whose property lies within a Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) for a 20 percent reduction in flood insurance premiums.

 

Flood Insurance Reform ‐ The Law

   
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National Flood Proofing Committee - US Army Corps of Engineers

Provides information and downloadable brochures for steps to protect your home and property.

   
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National Weather Service

For news and weather regarding a possible storm event in Venice.

   
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National Hurricane Center

Hurricane Prediction and Awareness.

   
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Sarasota County

Provides information pertaining to Sarasota County Emergency Services.

 

Sarasota County Flood Protection Information.

 
 
 

Real-time Rain Monitoring Sensors.

 

Know your evacuation zone, route and shelter location.

   
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City of Venice Flood History.
 
Flood Protection information.
 
Flood Protection Flyer.
     
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National Wetlands Inventory National wetland areas.
   
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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Critical habitat areas.
   
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Association of Florida Conservation Districts Existing and potential conservation areas in Florida.
   
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National Geodetic Survey Data Explorer Benchmarks in the City of Venice.
   
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