Good afternoon. Please find a link here, to a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announcement on fiscal year 2018 Preparedness Grants, which include the following: Emergency Management Performance Grant (EMPG)--provides more than $350 million to assist state, local, tribal, territorial governments in enhancing and sustaining all-hazards emergency management capabilities. Homeland Security Grant Program (HSGP)--provides more … Continue reading Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announcement on fiscal year 2018 Preparedness Grants
Indianapolis, Ind. – Yesterday, at the North American Snow Conference opening general session, APWA President Bo Mills announced the association's adoption of a national Public Works First Responder symbol. The symbol is to be used throughout North America to recognize pubic works professionals' federally-mandated role as first responders. To ensure this symbol has maximum exposure (on … Continue reading APWA announces rollout of national Public Works First Responder symbol
FEMA "The Next Pandemic: Lessons From History"
Good morning. Please find links below pertaining to recent Department of Homeland Security (DHS) /Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) program changes. Following each link is a brief summary of the corresponding item. These are not requests for comments-just disseminating the information for your review and reference. Notice of Adjustment of Disaster Grant Amounts: FEMA gives … Continue reading FEMA Program Changes
Good morning. Please find a link here to 82 FR 37106-Department of Homeland Security (DHS)/Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) request for comments on Non-Disaster (ND) Grants System grant applications. As you may be aware, ND Grants is a web-based grants management system that fulfills FEMA's strategic initiative to consolidate the entire non-disaster grants management lifecycle … Continue reading Department of Homeland Security (DHS)/Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) request for comments on Non-Disaster (ND) Grants System grant applications
Good afternoon, please find a link, here, to the FEMA Flood Risk Mapping Guidelines and Standards. FEMA has published information about the upcoming annual update and the start of public review of planned changes to Risk MAP standards, expected to be released in November 2017. As you may be aware, FEMA updates standards and guidance … Continue reading FEMA – Risk Map Standards & Guidance Updates (APWA)
June 26, 2017 Share: **Due to the upcoming July 3-7 Congressional district work period, the next edition of the APWA Washington Report will be sent out on July 10. We hope you have … Continue reading APWA Washington Report – June 26, 2017
Intergovernmental Affairs Advisory (APWA) January 26, 2017 Provided below for your information is the Calendar Year (CY) 2017 Consumer Price Index adjustment to the statewide per capita impact indicator for recommending cost share adjustments for major disasters. Notice is hereby given that the statewide per capita indicator for recommending cost share adjustments for any major … Continue reading CY 2017 Consumer Price Index (CPI) Adjustments