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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

Leadership

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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.

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Regional News and Information

LACEY, Wash. – After you apply for federal disaster assistance, it is important to make sure FEMA has your current contact information. Be aware that phone calls from FEMA may appear to come from unidentified numbers.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | January 28, 2022
LACEY, Wash. – FEMA, in partnership with the Washington State Military Department’s Emergency Management Division, will open a Disaster Recovery Center Wednesday, Jan. 26 in Ferndale (Whatcom County) to help survivors of the November flooding and mudslides.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | January 26, 2022
LACEY, Wash.– Residents of Clallam, Skagit and Whatcom counties, including the Lummi Nation, Nooksack Indian Tribe, the Quileute Nation and other tribes in the three counties, who applied for disaster assistance from FEMA after experiencing losses in the November flooding may be referred to the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) to apply for a low-interest disaster loan. It’s important to submit the loan application as soon as possible.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | January 24, 2022
LACEY, Wash. – The Disaster Recovery Center in Forks (Clallam County) will remain open to help survivors of the November flooding apply for FEMA assistance. The center is operated by FEMA and the Washington State Military Department’s Emergency Management Division.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | January 23, 2022
LACEY, Wash. – FEMA, in partnership with the Washington State Military Department’s Emergency Management Division, will open a Disaster Recovery Center in Whatcom County Monday, Jan. 24, to help survivors of the November flooding and mudslides
illustration of page of paper Press Release | January 23, 2022
Last updated September 14, 2021