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Region 10

Environmental Planning and Historic Preservation

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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.

Scott Zaffram Full Bio

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Regional News and Information

WASHINGTON – FEMA Administrator Deanne Criswell and acting U.S. Fire Administrator Chief Tonya Hoover, traveled to Idaho, Oregon and California to meet with federal, state and tribal officials for discussions on wildfire preparedness, response and mitigation efforts.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | July 29, 2021
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Cedar Creek Fire burning in Okanogan County, Washington.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | August 11, 2021
Today, FEMA announced two initiatives to advance equity across the agency, which are part of the agency’s efforts to focus on reducing barriers and increasing opportunities. The two major initiatives are the formation of an Equity Enterprise Steering Group and the establishment of a robust stakeholder engagement process to develop the agency’s 2022 – 2026 Strategic Plan.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | July 28, 2021
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Red Apple burning in Chelan County, Washington.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | July 21, 2021
FEMA authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Chuweah Creek Fire burning in Washington.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | July 21, 2021
Last updated September 14, 2021