The City of Bellaire has been certified with the Community Rating System (CRS) of the National Flood Insurance Program since 1993, and currently has a CRS Rating of 7. This rating provides our residents a 15% reduction on their flood insurance premiums.
The City is currently adhering to the 2007 CRS Manual. By establishing the Flood Hazard Mitigation Plan Task Force and updating the City's Current Flood Hazard Mitigation Plan, Bellaire will maintain compliance with National Flood Insurance Program requirements.
On October 2, 2017, the City Council adopted Resolution Number 17-08 (PDF) authorizing the establishment of the Flood Hazard Mitigation Task Force.