In 2012 FEMA updated the Lake County Flood Maps. If FEMA’s updated map shows that your property or a structure is in a Special Flood Hazard Area and you believe this is in error you can apply for a Letter of Map Amendment to obtain an official FEMA determination.Call FEMA toll free at 877-336-2627 for assistance, or follow the instructions below.
FEMA’s web-based application offers many advantages over the traditional paper-based request process: applicants may save information online and finish applying at their convenience, it eliminates mailing time associated with paper-based submissions by routing all correspondence via e-mail, and requestors can check their application status in real-time by logging into their account.
Once you have initially registered to use the service, please select Create Amendment Application to begin. A tutorial is provided at Online LOMC Tutorial for Amendments to assist you with submitting your application.