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Region 9

Environmental Planning and Historic Preservation

Risk Map

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FEMA Region 9 office, located in Oakland, California oversees federal emergency management for 150 Tribal Nations and the following states/ territories:

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.

Leadership

Tammy Littrell

Tammy Littrell
Regional Administrator (Acting)
Deputy Regional Administrator

Over the past 32 years 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.

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Regional News and Information

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is updating portions of Imperial, Riverside and San Diego County flood maps in 2021.

illustration of page of paper Press Release | February 26, 2021

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Since historic wildfires swept across the State of California in 2020, more than $103 million in federal disaster assistance has been disbursed to help homeowners, renters and businesses recover, with more than 95 percent of those who lost their homes placed

illustration of page of paper Press Release | February 23, 2021
Acting FEMA Administrator Bob Fenton attended the opening of the first Community Vaccination Center in California yesterday—at California State University in Los Angeles, as another pilot Community Vaccination Center also opened yesterday in Oakland, California.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | February 17, 2021
FEMA granted the state of Hawaii $87.4 million to open multiple, state-led community vaccination sites.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | February 14, 2021
FEMA granted the state of California $823 million to open up to 104 state-selected community vaccination sites.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | February 14, 2021
Last updated January 15, 2021