The Engineering Department provides information on NPDES and FEMA
related inquiries. The
City Engineering Department maintains Flood Insurance Rate Maps and
the Flood Insurance Study.
The City of Sycamore has been admitted into FEMA's Community
Rating System at a level 7. This means any resident that is
required to hold a flood insurance policy can receive a 15% discount
at the time of their renewal. This is in effect as of May 1,
2012. Additionally standard rated flood insurance policies in Zones
B,C,X,D,AR, and A99 are eligible for a 5% discount. If you
have questions, please contact your insurance agent or the
Engineering Department. Any floodplain related questions can be
answered by the City Engineer who can be contacted at 815.895.4557.
For more information click here to be connected to FEMA's website.
for a flood information brochure