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Region 8

FEMA In Your Community Stories

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FEMA Region 8 office, located in Denver, Colorado oversees federal emergency management for 29 Tribal Nations and the following states:

FEMA In Your Community Stories

FEMA Region 8 staff are working every day to support our six states and 29 tribal nations.  We provide needed support to communities that have suffered from disasters, but there are also numerous other activities you may not even know that FEMA is involved in.  Here, you can learn more about what we are doing in your community. You can also follow us on Twitter and look for the hashtag #FEMAIYC.

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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.

Publications

FEMA Region 8 has developed a number of documents to provide useful information to the public on topics such as hazard mitigation and emergency preparedness. The region also creates reports and studies following major disaster events. 

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Leadership

Tammy Littrell

Tammy Littrell
Regional Administrator (Acting)

Over the past 32 years, Tammy has held numerous public servant roles. Most recently as the Acting Deputy Regional Administrator for FEMA Region 2, leading the FEMA response and recovery efforts for COVID-19 for the region with a total population of more than 32 million people.

Tammy Littrell Full Bio

Lanney Holmes

Lanney Holmes
Deputy Regional Administrator (Acting)

Mr. Holmes joined FEMA in September 2007 and is currently detailed to serve as the Acting Deputy Regional Administrator for Region 8, overseeing the operational aspects of disaster response, recovery, mitigation and preparedness activities

Lanney Holmes Full Bio

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Regional News and Information

FEMA has approved more than $10 million in additional Public Assistance funding for the COVID-19 response in Utah. The assistance was made available under a major disaster declaration issued April 4, 2020. FEMA has provided more than $123.4 million for the Utah COVID-19 response to date.

illustration of page of paper Press Release | October 14, 2021

DENVER – FEMA has approved more than $130 million in total assistance to Montana as of October 1, supporting the state’s fight against COVID-19 over the last 18 months. The assistance was authorized under the major disaster declaration issued for Montana on March 31, 2020.

illustration of page of paper Press Release | October 6, 2021

DENVER – FEMA has approved more than $258 million in total assistance to North Dakota as of October 1, supporting the state’s fight against COVID-19 over the last 18 months. The assistance was authorized under the major disaster declaration issued for North Dakota on April 1, 2020.

illustration of page of paper Press Release | October 6, 2021

DENVER – FEMA has approved more than $292 million in total assistance for Utah as of October 1, supporting the state’s fight against COVID-19 over the last 18 months. The assistance was authorized under the major disaster declaration issued for Utah on April 4, 2020.

illustration of page of paper Press Release | October 6, 2021
Last updated October 20, 2021