11-3-7: BASIS FOR ESTABLISHING THE AREAS OF SPECIAL FLOOD HAZARD:
The areas of special flood hazard identified by FEMA in a scientific and engineering report entitled, "The Flood Insurance Study For Muskogee County, Oklahoma And Incorporated Areas" dated February 4, 2011, with the accompanying flood insurance rate map (FIRM) are hereby adopted on February 4, 2011, by reference and declared to be a part of this chapter, as well as "The Flood Insurance Study For Cherokee County, Oklahoma And Incorporated Areas" dated December 3, 2009, along with the accompanying FIRM. However, until this date the current effective flood maps for the town of Fort Gibson, dated March 4, 1991, for Muskogee County and the Cherokee County flood maps, shall be used for this purpose until February 4, 2011. (Ord. 2010-007, 12-27-2010)