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HMGP Website Job Aids

These are the job aids to support the HMGP webpage update.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfHazard Mitigation Grant Program Post Fire Fact Sheet

This fact sheet provides basic information regarding applications for the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) Post Fire.  These applications support wildfire recovery using the HMGP for Fire Management Assistance declarations in fiscal years 2017 and 2018.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFEMA Factsheet Texas Acquisition and Elevation Loss Avoidance Study

Loss Avoidance Study (LAS): Texas Acquisition and Structure Elevation Mitigation

The purpose of this LAS is to examine losses avoided of previous acquisition and elevation projects in and around Houston, Texas after Hurricane Harvey in September 2017.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfHazard Mitigation Assistance Geographic Information System User Guide

This document provides a basic primer on ways that Geographic Information System (GIS) technology can be used in a Hazard Mitigation Assistance context. 

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Icon for file of type application/pdfHomeowner's Guide to the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program

This document provides basic information on the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program which provides funding to help communities implement hazard mitigation measures following a Presidential major disaster declaration.  Hazard mitigation is any action taken to reduce or eliminate long term risk to people and property from natural hazards. 

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFEMA Factsheet Jefferson Parish Louisiana Loss Avoidance Study

Loss Avoidance Study (LAS): Jefferson Parish, Louisiana Elevation Mitigation

This document summarizes a larger LAS.  The purpose of the LAS is to assess the effectiveness of elevated properties along Barataria Bayou after Hurricane Issac, 2012.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFEMA Factsheet Colorado Loss Avoidance Study

Loss Avoidance Study (LAS):  Colorado Higher Regulatory Standards Flood Control Mitigation

This document summarizes a larger LAS.  The primary focus of the study is to evaluate the impacts of floodplain management through higher regulatory standards and policy actions after a major flood event in September, 2013. In addition to evaluating the impacts of floodplain regulations, this study examined a traditional mitigation project in Longmont, CO.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFEMA Factsheet Wisconsin Acquisition Loss Avoidance Study

Loss Avoidance Study (LAS):  Wisconsin Acquisition Mitigation

This document summarizes a larger LAS.  The purpose of the LAS is to assess the effectiveness of acquisition projects in Kenosha, Jefferson, and Crawford Counties, WI after a flood event in 2009.

 

 

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFEMA Factsheet Washington Loss Avoidance Study

Loss Avoidance Study (LAS): Issaquah and Stanwood, Washington Flood Control Mitigation

This document summarizes a larger LAS.  The purpose of the LAS is to assess the effectiveness of drainage improvement projects in Issaquah and Stanwood, Washington after a flood event in January, 2009.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFEMA Factsheet Mississippi Flood and Wind Loss Avoidance Study

Loss Avoidance Study (LAS): Mississippi Flood and Wind Mitigation

This document summarizes a larger LAS.  The purpose of the LAS is to assess the effectiveness of acquisition, elevation, and generator projects in areas impacted by Hurricane Issac in 2012.  These projects were completed in Hancock, Harrison, and Jackson Counties, MS after Hurricane Katrina in 2005.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFEMA Factsheet Iowa Flood Control Loss Avoidance Study

Loss Avoidance Study (LAS):  Iowa Flood Control Mitigation

The purpose of this LAS is to assess the effectiveness of nine flood control mitigation projects in areas impacted by the 2009 floods.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFEMA Factsheet North Carolina Acquisition and Elevation Loss Avoidance Study

Loss Avoidance Study (LAS): North Carolina Acquisiton and Structure Elevation Mitigation

The purpose of this LAS is to examine losses avoided of previous acquisition and elevation projects in Kinston, North Carolina after Hurricane Matthew in October 2016.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFEMA Factsheet Snoqualmie Elevation Loss Avoidance Study

Loss Avoidance Study (LAS): Snoqualmie, Washington Structure Elevation Mitigation

The purpose of this LAS is to analyze the cost-effectiveness of elevation projects in Snoqualmie after a November 2006 flood event.  The projects analyzed were completed in the aftermath of the floods of 1996 and 1997.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFEMA Factsheet Iowa Building Modification Projects Loss Avoidance Study

Loss Avoidance Study (LAS): Iowa Building Modification Projects (flood mitigation)

This document summarizes a larger LAS.  The purpose of the LAS is to assess the effectiveness of flood mitigation projects that have been implemented throughout the State of Iowa and to document the economic performance.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFEMA Factsheet Oregon Property Acquisition and Structure Elevation Loss Avoidance Study

Loss Avoidance Study (LAS): Oregon Property Acquisition and Structure Elevation Mitigation

This document summarizes a larger LAS.  The purpose of the LAS is to evaluate the effectiveness of acquisition and elevation projects for nine commercial buildings in the City of Tillamook, OR following a major flood in 2009.  Each of the nine buildings included in the study experienced repeated flooding from the Wilson River and associated sloughs.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFEMA Factsheet Southern California Flood Control Loss Avoidance Study

Loss Avoidance Study (LAS):  Southern California Flood Control Mitigation

This document summarizes a larger LAS.  The purpose of the LAS is to evaluate six structural flood control mitigation projects in southern California counties following several flooding events in late 2004 and early 2005.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFEMA Factsheet Northern California Flood Control Loss Avoidance Study

Loss Avoidance Study (LAS): Northern California Flood Control Mitigation

This document summarizes a larger LAS.  The purpose of the LAS is to evaluate the effectiveness of the flood mitigation projects in the five communities in northern California that implemented flood mitigation projects after experiencing repeated flooding over 10 to 20 years.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFEMA Factsheet Alabama Acquisition Loss Avoidance Study

Loss Avoidance Study (LAS): Birmingham, Alabama Acquisition Mitigation

This document summarizes a larger LAS.  The purpose of the LAS is to document the direct losses avoided resulting from the Village Creek Acquisition Projects. The losses avoided are a direct result of implementing the acquisition and relocation projects in the floodplain of Village Creek after repetitive flooding.

 

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFEMA Factsheet Eastern Missouri Acquisition Loss Avoidance Study

Loss Avoidance Study (LAS): Eastern Missouri Acquisition / Demolition projects

This document summarizes a larger LAS.  The LAS assesses the effectiveness of the acquisition/demolition projects for residential buildings in the affected areas in eastern Missouri along the Mississippi River and its tributaries following the floods in the spring and summer of 2008 in the Midwest.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFEMA Factsheet Broward County Wind Mitigation Measures Loss Avoidance Study

Loss Avoidance Study (LAS): Broward County, Florida Wind Mitigation Measures

This document summarizes a larger LAS.  The purpose of the LAS is to asses 12 hurricane wind mitigation projects, including improvements to windows, vents, and/or doors by installing shutters, impact-resistant glass, or protective film on 15 buildings after several tornado events in Southeastern Florida.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFEMA Factsheet Southwestern Community College Loss Avoidance Study

Loss Avoidance Study (LAS): Southwestern Community College Tornado Safe Room Mitigation Measures

This document summarizes a larger LAS.  The purpose of the LAS is to assess the effectiveness of tornado safe room mitigation measures constructed in two student dormitories after an EF2 tornado struck the Southwest Community College (SWCC) campus in the City of Creston, Union County, IA in April 2012.

 

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFEMA Factsheet Sonoma County Elevation Loss Avoidance Study

Loss Avoidance Study (LAS): Sonoma County California Structure Elevation Mitigation

This document summarizes a larger LAS.  The purpose of the LAS is to assess the effectiveness of elevation projects in areas impacted by the 2006 floods in Sonoma County, California.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfHazard Mitigation Grant Program Phases for State, Tribal, Territory, and Local Applicants

This job aid provides general tips on the Hazard Mitigaiton Grant Program grant life-cycle process.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfHazard Mitigation Grant Program Individual's Post-Disaster Checklist

This checklist provides individuals useful tips and information to begin the recovery process after a disaster event.

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