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FIRM, FIS, LOMR, LOMA Info

On file in the Campbell County Planning & Zoning Department are the current Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRM), Flood Insurance Study (FIS), Letters of Map Revision (LOMR) and Letters of Map Amendment (LOMA) within the County. This information allows us to provide you with the following information about a specific property:

  • Proximity to special flood hazard areas including floodways.
  • Base flood elevation, where determined in the study.
  • Estimated inundation data based on the ground contour (where available).

In addition, for insurance purposes, we can also provide information from the Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) including community number, panel number, suffix, index date, and elevation datum. Please contact our office for additional information.

Campbell County is Certified Storm Ready.

Alexandria, KY — June 2, 2015 — Campbell County is a “Certified”StormReady County. Campbell County is one of less than 2,000 StormReady Communities nationwide.

“Campbell County has every reason to be proud of this accomplishment” said Kenneth J. Haydu the Meteorologist In Charge at the Wilmington NWS Office. “Maintaining the StormReady recognition indicates that Campbell County has done everything possible to improve emergency first responder and citizen preparedness in the event of a natural disaster. Campbell County’s continued improvement in communications infrastructure and increased level of severe weather awareness will no doubt minimize the loss of life and/or property in the future.” Haydu continued.

StormReady is a community preparedness program that encourages government entities and commercial gathering sites to prepare for severe storms. The program is sponsored by the National Weather Service and issues recognition to locations nationwide that demonstrate severe weather readiness. The voluntary program provides communities with advice from a partnership with the National Weather Service and state and local emergency managers.

“We are pleased with the continued recognition as a StormReady County and very appreciative of the work of our citizens and community officials to ensure they can monitor and react to severe weather,” William R. Turner, Director of the Campbell County Office of Emergency Management said. “We want to make sure we have all the assets necessary to meet the criteria as StormReady,” Turner continued.

To be officially StormReady, a community must:

  • Establish a 24-hour warning point and emergency-operations center.
  • Have redundant communications systems to receive severe weather forecasts and warnings and to alert the public.
  • Create a system that monitors local weather conditions.
  • Promote the importance of public readiness through community seminars.
  • Develop a formal hazardous weather plan, which includes training severe weather spotters and holding emergency exercises.

Weather radios, at a minimum, must be located at four sites within StormReady communities, including emergency operations centers, 24-hour warning points, city hall, and all school superintendent offices. In Campbell County that has been expanded to include two weather radios in each school, radios in nursing homes, county office buildings and daycare centers.

Sun Valley Music Festival

Join us for a fun day in the sun at the Sun Valley Music Festival on July 11th, 2015 at AJ Jolly park from 2pm - 11pm! This event will feature the region's best in Bluegrass music. Food, crafts and kid's activities will be available as well.

For more information, please click HERE.

Taste of Newport

The third annual "Taste of Newport" event is Sunday, June 7th rain or shine from 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. The 600-700-800 blocks of Monmouth Street will be closed to vehicular traffic for the event. This event will showcase some of Newport's finest "tastes" while additionally enjoying live music.

For the selection of vendors and musicians, please click HERE.

Memorial Day

On behalf of everyone at Campbell County we would like to thank all veterans, past and present, who serve our Country. Your selfless commitment to our safety will never be forgotten.

In commemoration of Memorial Day, please be aware that all Health Department and County level offices will be closed on Saturday, May 23rd and Monday, May 25th. Offices will reopen on Tuesday May 26th.

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Fall clean-up days are October 20-21

Thu, 19 Oct 2017

The fall clean-up days are scheduled for Friday, October 20, and Saturday, October 21.

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Spooktacular 2017 is October 28

Thu, 12 Oct 2017

A.J. Jolly Park's annual Halloween event, Spooktacular, will be Saturday, October 28.

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CCAS golf outing postponed

Mon, 09 Oct 2017

The October 2017 Campbell County Animal Shelter golf outing has been postponed due to rain on October 8.

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Fall 2017 Animal Shelter events

Fri, 15 Sep 2017

Two fundraisers are planned this fall for you to support the Animal Shelter!

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Brighton Properties and the Diocese of C…

Fri, 01 Sep 2017

Brighton Properties and the Diocese of Covington Request for zoning verification details are available at http://www.campbellcountyky.org/index.php/home/services/planning-a-zoning

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Senior Picnic is September 21

Thu, 10 Aug 2017

The Campbell County Senior Picnic is celebrating Fifty Golden Years this fall!

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Citizens' Academy to launch this fall

Wed, 09 Aug 2017

Campbell County is excited to announce we are launching a Citizens' Academy program this fall!

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Info on waste tire collection event

Thu, 20 Jul 2017

A free waste tire collection event will be held for residents on August 10, 11, and 12.

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Festival on the Lake is August 12

Tue, 18 Jul 2017

The 2017 Festival on the Lake event is Saturday, August 12.

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Sun Valley Music Festival is July 8

Thu, 29 Jun 2017

This year's Sun Valley Music Festival will be Saturday, July 8, 2017, at A.J. Jolly Park.

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Info on 2017 Brent Spence Bridge project

Mon, 19 Jun 2017

Routine maintenance to impact entire region this summer

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New P&Z software deployed

Mon, 19 Jun 2017

SmartGov system to assist staff in managing back end processes more efficiently

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Notice of Public Hearing

Thu, 08 Jun 2017

To all interested citizens of Campbell County, Kentucky:

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P&Z announces software upgrades

Wed, 17 May 2017

The Campbell County Planning & Zoning Department will upgrade its software from June 5-16.

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2017 Country Fest is set for June 17

Wed, 10 May 2017

The 2017 Country Fest Music Festival is set for June 17 at A.J. Jolly Park!

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Campbell County Fiscal Court
Executive Offices

1098 Monmouth Street
P.O. Box 72340
Newport, KY 41072-0340

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