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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, WA. – FEMA specialists are working in areas impacted by the Nov. 13-15, 2021 flooding and mudslides to help disaster survivors apply for FEMA assistance and provide information about resources.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | January 21, 2022
LACEY, WA. – FEMA, in partnership with the Washington State Military Department’s Emergency Management Division, will open a Disaster Recovery Center Wednesday, Jan. 19, in Skagit County to help survivors of the November flooding and mudslides.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | January 19, 2022
As part of the disaster assistance process, FEMA must determine ownership and occupancy of damaged primary residences. The agency has taken steps to make it easier to verify ownership and occupancy for disaster survivors in Clallam, Skagit and Whatcom counties and the Lummi Nation, the Nooksack Indian Tribe and the Quileute Nation who experienced loss during the November flooding.
illustration of page of paper Fact Sheets | January 18, 2022
FEMA is committed to providing as much assistance as possible to every eligible household that was impacted by the Nov. 13-15, 2021 flooding in Washington. Part of that process involves inspecting damaged homes.
illustration of page of paper Fact Sheets | January 18, 2022
LACEY, WA. – Renters in Clallam, Skagit and Whatcom counties and members of the Lummi Nation, the Nooksack Indian Tribe and the Quileute Tribe whose homes and property were damaged by the November floods can apply for federal disaster assistance.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | January 16, 2022
Last updated September 14, 2021