Hancock County Flood-Risk Reduction Program

Hancock County has been dealing with an increasing frequency of flooding events since the 1990's. In 2016, the Hancock County Commissioners and the Maumee Watershed Conservancy District (MWCD) signed a Memorandum of Agreement authorizing the MWCD to identify opportunities for flood risk reduction.

Hydraulic Improvements

Hydraulic Improvements

Understand the work currently being done along the Blanchard River in downtown Findlay.

Proof of Concept

Proof of Concept

Review engineering firm Stantec’s recommended, two-phase approach.

Resources

Resources

Browse documents that show the status and progress of the program overall.

News

News

See news about the program and its progress.

The Blanchard River Watershed at Findlay encompasses approximately 350 square miles, with Eagle Creek and Lye Creek identified as its largest tributaries. The Hancock County Flood-Risk Reduction Program evaluates the entire watershed to explore opportunities to reduce the impact of flooding on the community.

Contact Us

Have a question about the program? Complete this form and a representative of the Maumee Watershed Conservancy District will follow-up with you.