Lands to Which this Article VIII, Subpart A Applies.
The provisions of this Subpart A shall apply to all Special Flood Hazard Areas within (1) the unincorporated areas
of Henderson County lying outside the extraterritorial jurisdiction of any municipality, and (2) the incorporated
areas and extraterritorial jurisdiction of any municipality specifically requesting its enforcement by Henderson
County upon the agreement of the Henderson County Board of Commissioners, in accordance with the Flood
Insurance Study (FIS) and its accompanying Flood Insurance Rate Map(s) (FIRM), for Henderson County dated
October 2, 2008. (In making such a request, the municipality must comply with the requirements of NCGS §160A-
360). Unless otherwise provided herein, in no instance shall this subpart apply to any area which is not duly
established and identified as a Special Flood Hazard Area, either by the methods listed in §42-233.2 (Basis for
Establishing the Special Flood Hazard Areas), or as shown on the Flood Insurance Study (FIS) and its
accompanying Flood Insurance Rate Map(s) (FIRM), for Henderson County dated October 2, 2008. Said map and
all explanatory matter thereon accompanies and is hereby made a part of this Chapter. The Chapter and map shall be
on file in the office of Henderson County Floodplain Administrator.