MnWARN partnered with the Minnesota National Guard in a joint exercise called Vigilant Vortex, a widespread tornado outbreak disaster scenario on August 12 & 13, 2014 in Camp Ripley.
FEMA Schedule of Fees Rate Sheet
MnWARN Sample Equipment Tracking Log
The Department of Homeland Security / Minnesota's Fusion Center has a great resource for water/wastewater utilities in Minnesota. Threat information and dissemination is available by signing up at: https://icefishx.org (copy and paste this link in your browser). What is ICEFISHX? Intelligence Communications Enterprise For Information Sharing and Exchange (ICEFISHX) is an internet-based intelligence sharing initiative and alert network, operated by the Minnesota Fusion Center, designed to collect and disseminate information relating to terrorist operations and...
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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