Overview

Floodplain Inquiry is a configuration of the Information Lookup application that can be used by the general public, land development companies, and real estate professionals to locate parcels impacted by FEMA floodplain boundaries.

This application provides access to authoritative floodplain boundary information (DFIRM panels) provided by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) so informed decisions can be made during land development and home buying processes.

Requirements

To deploy Floodplain Inquiry with the ArcGIS Solutions Deployment Tool requires specific technical experience and software.

Requirement Description
Experience
  • Running tasks in ArcGIS Pro
Software
Solution deployment
  • ArcGIS Pro 1.3 - 2.0 (Basic, Standard, or Advanced)
Solution hosting
  • ArcGIS Online subscription, or
  • ArcGIS Enterprise 10.5 (Standard or Advanced) with managed data store
Application
  • Information Lookup (Configurable application template)

To manually deploy Floodplain Inquiry in your organization requires specific technical experience and software.

Requirement Description
Experience
  • Publishing GIS services
  • Authoring maps
  • Administering ArcGIS groups and organizing content
  • Configuring application templates
Software
Map authoring
  • ArcGIS Online subscription, or
  • ArcGIS Enterprise 10.5 (Standard or Advanced)
GIS service hosting
  • ArcGIS Online subscription, or
  • ArcGIS for Server 10.3 - 10.4 (Standard or Advanced), or
  • ArcGIS Enterprise 10.5 (Standard or Advanced)
Application
  • Information Lookup (Configurable application template)

What you get

Floodplain Inquiry can be deployed in your ArcGIS organization without downloading the solution. When you deploy Floodplain Inquiry in your organization, you'll find the following:

Item Name Description
Application Floodplain Inquiry An application used by the general public to locate parcels impacted by FEMA floodplain boundaries.
Map Floodplain Inquiry A map used in the Floodplain Inquiry application to locate parcels impacted by FEMA floodplain boundaries.
Feature layers FloodZones A feature layer used to store FEMA flood hazard areas identified on the Flood Insurance Rate Map.
SiteAddresses A feature layer used to store site or service delivery addresses.
TaxParcels A feature layer used to store divisions of land for the sole purposes equitable taxation, combined with assessing and tax information from CAMA and Tax systems.

What's New

Below are the release dates and notes for Floodplain Inquiry.

Date Description
June 2017
  • Support for ArcGIS Enterprise 10.5
March 2017
  • Floodplain Inquiry can now be deployed in your ArcGIS organization with the ArcGIS Solutions Deployment Tool.
January 2017
  • Support for ArcGIS 10.5
June 2016
  • Most recent LocalGovernment.gdb
February 2016
  • Support for ArcGIS 10.4
October 2015
  • A revised configuration of Information Lookup web application template that uses the boundary of a parcel to determine if it intersects with a flood zone.
  • Most recent LocalGovernment.gdb.
July 2015
  • Most recent LocalGovernment.gdb
December 2014
  • Support for ArcGIS 10.3
  • Most recent LocalGovernment.gdb
August 2014
  • First release of Floodplain Inquiry

Get started with Floodplain Inquiry

New automated deployment option

This ArcGIS Solution can now be quickly deployed in your organization with the ArcGIS Solutions Deployment Tool.

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