BLOOMINGTON, Minn. -- With some forecasters already predicting heavy spring floods, now is the time for Minnesotans to consider purchasing flood insurance for their home or business. Most home and business owners in Minnesota do not have flood insurance coverage. They should contact their insurance agent to discuss flood insurance today.
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. –Winter is coming in Minnesota, but spring – and spring flooding – is right around the corner. Some forecasters are already predicting heavy spring floods, so now is the time for Minnesotans to consider purchasing flood insurance for their home or business.
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. -- Eight additional counties have been added as part of Minnesota’s federal disaster declaration and are eligible for all categories of Public Assistance funding, according to officials from the Minnesota Department of Emergency Management and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
If and when individual assistance money is approved for this disaster, it will be displayed here. Information is updated every 24 hours.
Public Assistance - Dollars ApprovedPublic Assistance Definitions
Public Assistance (PA): Disaster grant assistance available for communities to quickly respond to and recover from major disasters or emergencies declared by the President
Emergency Work (Categories A-B): Work that must be performed to reduce or eliminate an immediate threat to life, protect public health and safety, and to protect improved property that is significantly threatened due to disasters or emergencies declared by the President
Permanent Work (Categories C-G): Work that is required to restore a damaged facility, through repair or restoration, to its pre-disaster design, function, and capacity in accordance with applicable codes and standards
*Dollars Approved: Assistance dollars approved but not necessarily disbursed.
*Dollars Obligated: Funds made available to the State via electronic transfer following FEMA's final review and approval of Public Assistance projects.
|Total Public Assistance Grants - Dollars Obligated*||Emergency Work (Categories A-B) - Dollars Obligated*||Permanent Work (Categories C-G) - Dollars Obligated*|
- Minnesota Office of the Governor
- Homeland Security and Emergency Management
- Dam Failure
- National Flood Insurance Program
Preliminary Damage Assessment
- Minnesota, FEMA-1941-DR (PDF 19KB)