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Region 5

Environmental Planning and Historic Preservation

Risk Map

Mitigation Guides


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FEMA Region 5 office, located in Chicago, Illinois oversees federal emergency management for 34 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.

Mitigation Guides

Mitigation Funding Resource 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.

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Leadership Region 6 - Moises Dugan

Moises Dugan
Regional Administrator (Acting)

Mr. Dugan joined FEMA in 2014 as the Region 4 Mitigation Division Director, responsible for leading risk reduction activities and enforcing federal floodplain management, environmental and historic preservation compliance.

Moises Dugan Full Bio

Robert Vehe

Robert "Bob" Vehe
Deputy Regional Administrator (Acting)

Mr. Robert Vehe has been with U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) since 2002 and presently serves as the Acting Deputy Regional Administrator for FEMA, Region V and otherwise serves as the Director of Mission Support Division, FEMA, Region V.

Robert "Bob" Vehe Full Bio

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آسٹن، ٹیکساس – ڈیٹن (Dayton) شہر میں ریاست ٹیکساس/فیڈرل ڈیزاسٹر ریکوری سینٹر (DRC) شام 6 بجے مستقل طور پر بند ہو جائے گا۔ جمعہ، 1 دسمبر۔ تاہم، مدد صرف ایک ماؤس کلک، فون کال یا FEMA ایپ پر ایک ٹیپ کرنے کی دوری پر ہے۔


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