When President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law was passed in November 2021, FEMA received $6.8 billion. Under the President’s Investing in America Agenda, these critical funds are being used to help states, local communities, tribes, and territories increase resilience to disasters and other hazards, as well as cybersecurity threats.
This form should be used for revision requests that involve new or proposed channelization, bridges/culverts, dams/detention basins, and/or levee/f
If you receive a letter from FEMA saying you are ineligible for assistance, FEMA may need more information. Or, if you disagree with FEMA’s determination on your application, appeal. It’s your right.
Update 11/07/2019: A version of this notice was previously posted in error. This post is updated to reflect the correct information in th
Use this form to request a revision to coastal flood hazard elevations and/or areas based on coastal structures being credited as providing flood h
Recovering after a flood event takes time and can be overwhelming. FEMA’s National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) is dedicated to getting you back on your feet faster. Use the following information to file a claim, document damage, work with your adjuster, make repairs, and understand your claim payment.
FEMA makes federal funds available annually through its NEHRP State Assistance Grant. This grant is made to individual states and territories at high and very high-risk of earthquakes, and nonprofit organizations as defined by Title 2 Code of Federal Regulations, Section 200.70 and institutions of higher education as defined by Title 2 Code of Federal Regulations, Section 200.55.
ACTION: NOTICE ANNOUNCING INTENDED PROCURMENT OF REINSURANCE FOR THE NATIONAL FLOOD INSURANCE PROGRAM AS REQUIRED UNDER THE AGR
When structures inside the Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) are damaged, National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) participating communities have a responsibility to assess impacts before repairs can be made, no matter the cause of damage. If the cost to repair is 50% or more of the market value, the structure is considered Substantially Damaged and must be brought into compliance with current local floodplain management standards. Rebuilding to current standards decreases peril to life and property and prevents future disaster suffering.