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Region 6

Environmental Planning and Historic Preservation

Risk Map

Determining Available Flood Hazard Information

Base Level Engineering Tools and Resources

Virtual Flood Risk Open House

Mitigation Guides

Leadership

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News

FEMA Region 6 office, located in Denton, Texas oversees federal emergency management for 68 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.

Determining Available Flood Hazard Information

The Available Flood Hazard Information (AFHI) tables are produced quarterly and may be issued intermediately in response to a Federal Disaster Declaration. AFHI tables allow access to all available flood hazard information within the FEMA flood mapping program, allowing communities, state, and federal entities access to all available data.

Base Level Engineering (BLE) Tools and Resources

We have resources to assist communities for the local review and incorporation of Base Level Engineering datasets in their floodplain management activities. These tools connect up with BLE data available, free-of-charge, on the interactive on-line portal, known as the Estimated Base Flood Elevation (estBFE) Viewer.

View All Base Level Engineering Resources

Virtual Flood Risk Open House

Updating flood maps can be a multi-year effort and providing community review of the maps before they go effective is an important part of the process. FEMA works with communities to provide information and resources online to view the Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps. It’s important for property owners to understand options if they need to consider flood insurance, or if they disagree with the maps.

When face-to-face meetings are not always possible, a Virtual Flood Risk Open House can provide many of the same resources and a link to FEMA’s Flood Map Changes Viewer.

Go to the Community Members’ Guide

Mitigation 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.

View All Mitigation Funding Resource Guides

Leadership

Leadership Region 6 - Tony Robinson

Tony Robinson
Regional Administrator

Mr. Robinson was appointed in January 2013. Under his leadership, the Region has awarded and managed over $1 billion in grant funding each fiscal year to assist Region 6 partners.

Tony Robinson Full Bio

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Randy Meshell
Deputy Regional Administrator (Acting)

Mr. Meshell's responsibilities include oversight and implementation of response and recovery operations for presidentially declared disasters in the five-state region.

Randy Meshell Full Bio

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Regional News and Information

Les catastrophes perturbent des vies et certaines familles peuvent quitter leurs maisons endommagées pour emménager dans des propriétés en location ou des hôtels. Si vous changez de numéros de téléphone ou d’adresses postales, il est possible que la FEMA ne puisse pas vous joindre. Après avoir demandé une assistance en cas de catastrophe, vous devez donc informer la FEMA à chaque fois que vos informations changent.
illustration of page of paper Fact Sheets | September 17, 2021
BÂTON-ROUGE, Louisiane – Plusieurs petits centres de rétablissement après sinistre temporaires de la FEMA ont ouvert leurs portes dans les zones touchées par l'ouragan, et les équipes de la FEMA font du porte-à-porte dans les communautés - un effort combiné de l'État et de la FEMA pour continuer à établir un contact avec les survivants dans le besoin.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | September 17, 2021
Informations utiles en cas d’appel d’une décision de la FEMA
illustration of page of paper Fact Sheets | September 15, 2021
La FEMA rappelle aux résidents de la Louisiane et aux survivants de l'ouragan Ida de prendre des précautions avant la tempête tropicale Nicholas.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | September 13, 2021
Alors que les propriétaires et locataires de la Louisiane touchés par l'ouragan Ida commencent à recevoir leurs fonds de la FEMA à la suite de la catastrophe, il est important de les utiliser pour des dépenses spécifiques liées à la catastrophe.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | September 13, 2021