On this website our intent is to help educate you about Elevation Certificates as we provide in Phoenix Arizona. The information is beneficial to everyone involved in the process. There should be no surprises.
The Phoenix Arizona Land Surveyor provides the information, via the Elevation Certificate form, which provides the data which determines the flood risk for your home or business. The Land Surveyor cannot guarantee the Flood Elevation Certificate will result in low insurance rates, they only provide the required data. FEMA, in conjunction with the local government in charge of flood control, determines flood zones.
There are 4 primary Flood Zones found in Phoenix, Arizona. They are Zone A, Zone AO, Zone AH and Zone AE. Select the images here for a higher resolution of each Zone
Chapter 58 Land Surveyor Weekly From #04 - MARICOPA COUNTY - This county has been well named the garden spot of the Territory. It has the finest body of land in Arizona, and its farms, orchards, and vineyards will not suffer by comparison with any portion of the Golden State. The first settlement was made in this valley a little over ten years ago. It was then a barren desert, covered with coarse grass, sage, and cactus; to-day it is one of the loveliest spots on the Pacific coast. Fields of .........Continue to complete Chapter