Office of Emergency Management

To Sign-up for Nixle Alerts from the Officer Emergency Management

Nixle (link)

New Jersey Severe Storms & Flooding

  • Rainfall Data
    The Automated Flood Warning System (AFWS) website is a cooperative effort managed by the IFLOWS Program of the National Weather Service and gives real-time precipitation readings throughout our area. For reference, note the following key storm magnitudes: 2-year, 3.5 inches; 5-year, 4.4 inches, and 10-year, 5.2 inches.
  • General Information on Flooding
    FEMA guidance on preparing for, surviving, and recovering from widespread flooding.
  • The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP)
    FEMA and the NFIP have provided free online resources to the public through the FloodSmart program. This program can provide valuable information on flood maps, preparing for floods, remediating flood damage, flood insurance, insurance claims, and reducing flood damage costs.
  • Flood Insurance Rate Maps (free )
    Enter your address. Once you locate your map, click "View." It is now possible to create a "Firmette," which is a digital copy of your map.
  • Flood Zones in Google Earth (PDF)

Information on Pumping Out Water

To Report any Residential / Commercial Flood Damage

How to Apply for Assistance


Related Information

Fairfield Township Engineering Department