BARBOUR COUNTY OFFICE OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
An Ordinance Establishing FloodPlain area in Barbour County requires all Contractors, Persons, Partnerships, Buisnesses and Corporations to obtain a permit for the development and the construction, substantial improvement or relocation of any building or structure: Providing for certain minimum standards for construction within the floodplain area and setting forth special procedures for submission and approval of plans, and established penalties for any persona who fails to comply with the requirements or provisions of the county Floodplain ordinance.
Any Violations of the Barbour County FloodPlain Ordinance can result in stoppage of work as well as fines for non-compliance. If you have any question contact the this office.
Applications for FloodPlain determinations can be printed form this site and submitted to the County Flood Plain Manager for review. Applications can be dropped off or mailed to the address below. Please allow a minimum of one week for processing.
Ronald Skidmore, Director, FloodPlain Manager
Barbour County Office OF Emergency Management
111 Overlook Drive, Philippi, WV 26416
304-457-0066 Ext 311