FEMA recently released Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps for what is referred to as the "Eastern Cass" Flood Insurance Study. These newly released maps will affect the Cities of Argusville, Briarwood, Fargo, Frontier, Harwood, Horace, North River, Oxbow, Prairie Rose, Reile's Acres, and West Fargo and the Townships of Barnes, Berlin, Harwood, Mapleton, Pleasant, Raymond, Reed, Stanley, and Warren.
For more information on floodplain administration and flood insurance please visit the County Floodplain Administration site. All of the preliminary maps which the County received are available here. The 90 day "Appeal Period" for the preliminary maps will run from January 14, 2013 to April 15, 2013.