Floodplain Page

Municipal Utility Complex
3200 SW Municipal Drive
Bentonville, AR 72712
8:00am to 4:30pm
Monday - Friday
(479) 271-3168

(479) 271-6807
Quick Links

Please click the link below to view the current Environmental Assessment for Lake Bella Vista Dam

FEMA-1975-DR-AR Final Environmental Assessment 09/2015


Welcome to the City of Bentonville Floodplain Page

Federal Emergency Management Agency

The City of Bentonville participates in the National Flood Insurance program.  Theses designated areas are subject to periodic flooding.  The FEMA identified Special Flood Hazard Areas in the City in the Flood Insurance Study for Benton County dated 6/5/12.  This information helps the city minimize flood losses.   Certain documentation and permits are needed for development in Special Flood Hazard Areas.  Please reference the websites below to learn about floodplain management.  The city maintains the repository of Flood Insurance Rate Maps.  If floodplain information about the property is needed, contact the city.




Federal Emergency Management Agency - FEMA

It's FEMA's FIRM Tutorial - FIRM

FEMA Map Service Center - MSC



Subdivision Code "Flood Damage Prevention" - Article 1500

Subdivision Code "Flood Damage Prevention Code" - Appendix "A"