The Hazard Mitigation Grant Program provides funding with the aim to reduce or eliminate risk to property and loss of life from future natural disasters. HMGP funds become available after a Presidential disaster declaration. Mitigation funding is available to all eligible entities in the state; however priority is given to those in the declaration. The amount of HMGP funds availability is based on a percent of Public Assistance provided by Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)....
Eligibility of Generators under the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program. Read the pdf document for more information......
Hazard Mitigation Assistance Program Notice of Interest pdf application.
Below are links to information on flood preparation including some fact sheets that are easy to hand out as a quick reference. Finally, take samples – a link to the Report is included for your convenience. Copy & paste thelLinks below in your web browser: Guidelines for Wastewater Treatment Facilities During a Flood - http://www.pca.state.mn.us/index.php/view-document.html?gid=2822 Release Sample Report - http://www.pca.state.mn.us/index.php/view-document.html?gid=18866 Floods: Minimizing Pollution and Health Risks - http://www.pca.state.mn.us/index.php/waste/waste-and-cleanup/cleanup/emergency-response/flooding/floods-minimizing-pollution-and-health-risks.html
EPA Web site link for Federal Funding for Utilities -Water & Wastewater - in Natural Disasters (Fed FUNDS) http://water.epa.gov/infrastructure/watersecurity/funding/fedfunds/index.cfm
EPA Support Guide for Water Utilities at: http://water.epa.gov/infrastructure/watersecurity/emerplan/upload/epa817b12002.pdf
MnWARN Agreement PowerPoint from 2nd Annual Meeting by LMC Attorney Chris Smith
EOP Planning PowerPoint from 2nd Annual MnWARN Meeting by Scott Gerber & Wayne Kewitsch
Federal Aid Programs For State Of Minnesota Disaster Recovery Release Date: May 10, 2011 Release Number: HQ-11-074Factsheet » More Information on Minnesota Severe Storms and Flooding » En Español Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama’s major disaster declaration issued for Minnesota. Assistance for the State and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required: •Payment of not less than 75...
Article for Cities that have experienced flooding related costs.