NEWS

Check out the links below for news and information on Grants:


More than 1,500 Ascension homes deemed substantially damaged

http://www.wbrz.com/news/more-than-1-500-ascension-homes-deemed-substantially-damaged/




2016 Flood Mitigation Assistance Grant Program Checklist

http://houstontx.gov/citizensnet/home-elevation-grant-opp.pdf


Meyerland residents wait for city to approve funding for elevating flood-prone homes

http://www.click2houston.com/news/meyerland-resident-waits-for-city-to-approve-elevating-flood-prone-home


HOME BUILDER’S GUIDE TO COASTAL CONSTRUCTION Technical Fact Sheet No. 1.6

https://www.fema.gov/media-library-data/20130726-1537-20490-8057/fema499_1_6_rev.pdf


S&P: Few North Carolina Residents Hit Hardest by Matthew Have Flood Insurance

http://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southeast/2016/10/25/430356.htm




FEMA won't change maps after floods; some worry of consequences

http://www.theadvocate.com/louisiana_flood_2016/article_511ea5a0-7c40-11e6-9083-27acd33306d6.html


Will you have to elevate? Requirements loosened, but many East Baton Rouge homes must rise or be replaced

http://www.theadvocate.com/baton_rouge/news/article_cc689596-7546-11e6-b4b7-878ae4b47192.html?sr_source=lift_amplify



Link to check to see if your house is in a declared disaster area

https://www.disasterassistance.gov/


$12.5 million in FEMA grants awarded to support state projects that limit disaster impact

http://kfdm.com/news/local/125-million-in-fema-grants-awarded-to-support-state-projects-that-limit-disaster-impact