Newport Approved by FEMA to Participate in the National Flood Insurance Program Community Rating System. Insurance Rate Discounts Will Result. Read More

Get information on the Flood Insurance Program, flood maps, links to Library documents and more.

National Flood Insurance Program

Get evacuation maps and information as well as learn how to prepare for a flood.

Protect Yourself & Others

Get real time information on tides, water levels and signup for emergency notifications.

Realtime Information

Get an elevation certificate for your property.

Natural Environment

The City of Newport, Department of Planning is dedicated to the safety of all residents and infrastructure. Understanding flooding and being able to protect yourself and your home and business before, during, and after a flood is the purpose of this website. On this website we are providing sources for information to prepare your home or workplace, develop an emergency communications plan, and know what to do when a flood is approaching your home or business. Taking action today can save your life and property tomorrow.