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Region 10

Environmental Planning and Historic Preservation

Risk Map


Community Rating System

Mitigation Guides

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FEMA Region 10 office, located in Bothell, Washington oversees federal emergency management for 271 Tribal Nations and the following states:

Environmental Planning and Historic Preservation

Potential impacts to the environment and cultural resources must be considered when a community applies for FEMA funding through Public AssistanceHazard Mitigation Assistance and Preparedness Grants.

Risk Mapping, Assessment and Planning (Risk MAP)

Risk Mapping, Assessment and Planning (Risk MAP) is a national FEMA program that works with states, tribes, territories and local communities to evaluate and better understand their current flood risk, as well as the actions that can be taken to mitigate and become more resilient against future risk.

NFIP Community Rating System

FEMA’s National Flood Insurance Program Community Rating System (CRS) is an incentive program that rewards communities for their actions to reduce flood risk through discounted insurance rates.

Portland, Oregon, residents now save 25% in flood insurance premiums — an average $365 per policy in the Special Flood Hazard Area — as a result of Portland’s continued focus on floodplain management and flood risk reduction.

Portland, Oregon Lowers Flood Risk & Insurance Rates

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Mitigation Guides

View guides highlighting the plethora of topics related to work being done with Region 10 mitigation.

Guides to Expanding Mitigation

Mitigation Funding Opportunity Guides

Seismic Mitigation Showcase Guides


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Vincent J. Maykovich
Regional Administrator (Acting)

Prior to his current role, Maykovich oversaw operations and policy implementation in support of the region. Those efforts included administering the regional National Preparedness, Hazard Mitigation, Response and Recovery programs.

Vincent J. Maykovich Full Bio

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Scott Zaffram
Deputy Regional Administrator (Acting)

In his permanent position, Zaffram serves as the Federal Preparedness Coordinator and the Director of the National Preparedness Division for Region 10 where he leads the development of external relationships with traditional and non-traditional partners to enhance and build preparedness, capability, and sustainable emergency management programs.

Scott Zaffram Full Bio

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Upcoming Events

Text: FEMA Regions 5 and 10 Individual and Community Preparedness Presents: HEALTHY GATHERINGS: NAVIGATING STRESS AND ANXIETY DURING THE HOLIDAYS WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 15 11-12 PM PT/1-2 PM CT Learn simple, yet powerful, mindfulness practices that can help you take care of your mental health this holiday season! Closed captioning and an ASL interpreter will be present. If you require additional accommodations, please email FEMA-R10-CommunityPrep@fema.dhs.gov or text/call 425-877-7910.
FEMA Individual and Community Preparedness (Regions 5 and 10) are proud to present the first webinar in the series: Personal and Emotional Resiliency in the Face of Disasters on Wednesday, December 15th at 1pm CT/2pm ET. The webinar, “Healthy Gatherings: Navigating Stress and Anxiety During the Holidays” will focus on steps individuals can take to improve their mental health and personal resilience as the holidays approach.

Regional News and Information

Together, FEMA and Bonneville Seattle have completed an important modernization at the emergency radio broadcast facility at Bonneville International’s KIRO-AM 710 in Seattle. This modernization project improves emergency alert systems that provide critical alerts and warnings to the public.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | November 18, 2021
BOTHELL, Wash. – Canyon County, Idaho, will be placed on probationary status by the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) on December 21, 2021, due to violations in the community’s floodplain management program.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | October 22, 2021
BOTHELL, Wash. – A partnership between the King County Library System (KCLS) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) improves community access to the technology and resources needed to register for FEMA Funeral Assistance. This collaboration between KCLS and FEMA connects people with free community resources and expertise at libraries throughout King County (outside the city of Seattle).
illustration of page of paper Press Release | October 13, 2021
The Washington State Commission on Hispanic Affairs (CHA) and FEMA are partnering to expand access to the FEMA Funeral Assistance Program for Hispanic/Latinx communities in Washington. This collaboration is an opportunity for FEMA to work with the Commission to engage with, inform, and reach Hispanic/Latinx community members who have lost a loved one to COVID-19.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | October 6, 2021
WASHINGTON — FEMA announced today that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of North Dakota to supplement state, tribal and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by a severe storm, straight-line winds and flooding from June 7-11, 2021.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | September 2, 2021
Last updated September 14, 2021