FEMA and/or Lee County are responsible for notifying local residents of proposed corrections to the Flood Insurance Rate Maps that result from a Letter of Map Revision (LOMR), or Conditional Letter of Map Revision (CLOMR), or FEMA –initiated revisions of flood maps. In most cases, residents have an opportunity to comment to FEMA or Lee County about the proposed changes. Following are the current proposed revision cases for Unincorporated Lee County.

Notice of Proposed Change:  Dog Canal LOMR, Case No. LOMR Case #18-04-4220P (Previous LOMR Case #17-04-7074P)

Notice of Action

Proposed Revision of the Bedman Creek/Dog Canal

Lee County Community Development/Public Works hereby gives notice of the County’s intent to revise the flood hazard information, generally located between the 16th Terr. and 4th Pl. Specifically, the flood hazard information shall be revised along Bedman Creek/Dog Canal from a point approximately located at the 16th Terrace centerline to a point approximately 1,252 feet upstream of East 5th St. (view map here). 

As a result of the revision, the floodway shall widen and narrow, the 1% annual chance water-surface elevations shall increase and decrease, and the 1% annual chance floodplain shall widen and narrow within the area of revision.

Maps and detailed analysis of the revision can be reviewed at the Lee County Community Development/Public Works Center at 1500 Monroe St., Fort Myers, FL, 33901. Interested persons may call Billie Jacoby, CFM, CRS Coordinator, Lee County Community Development at 239-533-8948, for additional information from Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


FEMA has advised Unincorporated Lee County that the Coastal Risk MAP project has been completed. Follow this link for more information.


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