Region 5

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FEMA Region 5 office, located in Chicago, Illinois oversees federal emergency management for 34 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.

Mitigation Guides

Mitigation Funding Resource Guides

Mitigation Funding Resource Guides provide state, territory, and local officials with a wide range of potential funding resources including grants, loans, technical assistance and in-kind services from multiple stakeholders.

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Leadership

Thomas C. Sivak

Thomas C. Sivak
Regional Administrator

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Michael Chesney

Michael Chesney
Deputy Regional Administrator

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Regional News and Information

Homeowners and renters who were affected by the flooding in St. Clair County from July 25-28 now have until Thursday, December 22, to apply for FEMA disaster assistance.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | December 6, 2022
FEMA is still accepting applications through Dec. 16 from people in St. Clair County, Illinois, whose home or personal property was damaged by the July floods. More than $18 million in federal assistance has already been awarded so far.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | November 29, 2022
The St. Clair County Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) hours will change at both locations starting Monday, November 28.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | November 28, 2022
The St. Clair County Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) hours will change at both locations starting next week.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | November 28, 2022
The St. Clair County Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) hours will change at both locations starting Monday, November 28.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | November 28, 2022
Last updated July 19, 2022