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Tip #210

Seal spaces where mechanical, plumbing and electrical wires and pipes penetrate floors, walls and roofs.

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Fort Collins Utilities es una empresa proveedora de servicios públicos residenciales y comerciales con igualdad de oportunidad. No discriminamos en los términos, las condiciones o la provisión de servicios en base a raza, color, religión, sexo, discapacidad, estatus familiar o nacionalidad de origen.

Forms & Documents


Floodplain Forms

Guidelines and Handouts

Development Review Checklists

Documentation requirements for submission of plans and reports for the City's Development Review process.

FEMA Technical Bulletins

  • 1-08-Openings in Foundation Walls (PDF 3.8MB)
    Provides guidance on the NFIP regulations concerning the requirement for openings in Below-Base Flood Elevation foundation walls (enclosures) for buildings located in Zones A, AE, A1-A30, AR,AO, and AH
  • 2-08-Flood-Resistant Materials Requirements
    Provides guidance on the NFIP regulations concerning the required use of flood-damage resistant construction materials for building components located below the Base Flood Elevation in Special Flood Hazard Areas (both A and V zones)
  • 3-93-Non-Residential Floodproofing -- Requirements and Certification (PDF 151KB)
    Provides guidance on the NFIP regulations concerning watertight construction and the required certification for flood-proofed non-residential buildings in Zones A, AE, A1-A30, AR, AO, and AH whose lowest floors are below the Base Flood Elevation
  • FEMA P-936-Floodproofing Non-Residential Buildings (PDF 40.7MB) - Provides updated (2013) guidance on floodproofing retrofits for non-residential buildings.
  • 4-93-Elevator Installation (PDF 3.5MB)
    Provides guidance on the NFIP regulations concerning the installation of elevators below the Base Flood Elevation in Special Flood Hazard Areas (both A and V zones)
  • 6-93-Below-Grade Parking Requirements (PDF 112KB)
    Provides guidance on the NFIP regulations concerning the design of below-grade parking garages beneath buildings located in Zones A, AE, A1-A30, AR, AO, and AH
  • 7-93-Wet Floodproofing Requirements (PDF 159KB)
    Provides guidance on the NFIP regulations concerning wet floodproofing of certain types of structures (garages and accessory structures) located in Zones A, AE, A1-A30, AR, AO, and AH
  • 11-01-Crawlspace Construction for Buildings Located in Special Flood Hazard Areas (PDF 608KB)
    Provides interim guidance on minimum NFIP requirements as well as best practices for crawlspace construction in the Special Flood Hazard Area

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Letter of Map Revision Forms

  • MT-1: application forms for Conditional and Final Letters of Map Amendment and Letters of Map Revision Based on Fill
  • MT-2: application forms for Conditional Letters of Map Revision and Letters of Map Revision
  • MT-EZ: application form for Single Residential Lot or Structure Amendments to National Flood Insurance Program Maps