FRANKFORT, Ky. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is required by law to provide public notice of its intent to provide federal assistance and grant opportunities via the Public Assistance (PA), Individual Assistance (IA), or Hazard Mitigation Grant (HMGP) programs.
A public notice for the current disaster recovery mission is posted on the following website: DR-4592-KY Public Notice 002 | FEMA.gov
This public notice addresses the agency’s intention to reimburse eligible applicants for costs to repair or replace facilities damaged by the severe winter storms, landslides, and mudslides, that occurred in Kentucky Feb. 8-19, 2021. This public notice concerns activities that may affect historic properties, activities that are located in or may affect wetland areas or the 100-year floodplain, and critical actions within the 500-year floodplain. The notice describes the agency’s legal requirement to include the public in its evaluation of proposed activities’ impact to or by floodplains and wetlands; and effects to historic resources.
This will serve as the final public notice regarding these actions funded by the FEMA PA program. Interested persons may obtain information about assistance projects by writing to the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Region 4, 3005 Chamblee-Tucker Road, Atlanta, GA 30341, or by emailing to FEMA-R4EHP@fema.dhs.gov. Comments should be sent in writing with the subject line, “FINAL PUBLIC NOTICE FEMA-4592/4595-DR-KY, involving roads for similar, and minor repairs,” at the above address within 15 days of the date of this notice.