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Region 9

Environmental Planning and Historic Preservation

Risk Map

Leadership

Contact Us and News

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

Robert J. Fenton, Jr.

Robert J. Fenton, Jr.
Regional Administrator

Joining FEMA over 25 years ago, Robert has held several positions, most recently serving as the FEMA Administrator.

Robert J. Fenton, Jr. Full Bio

Tammy Littrell

Tammy Littrell
Deputy Regional Administrator

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

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Regional News and Information

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to assist the state of California in combating the Dixie Fire, which is burning in Plumas County.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | July 23, 2021
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to assist the state of Nevada in combating the Tamarack Fire burning in Douglas County.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | July 23, 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) is updating flood maps for parts of Mendocino County and the city of Willits. The maps identify the revised flood hazards in Mill, Broaddus, Baechtel, Haehl, Davis, Scout Lake and Berry creeks. These new maps will help building officials, contractors and homeowners make effective mitigation decisions, thereby contributing to safer and more resilient communities.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | July 6, 2021
June marks the 20th anniversary of the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program (AFG). The program, which also includes Staffing for Adequate Emergency Response and Fire Prevention and Safety grants, was authorized by Congress to provide federal funding directly to local fire departments and emergency organizations.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | June 30, 2021
Last updated June 25, 2021