FEMA’s Pre-Disaster Mitigation Grant Program
On July 1, 2019, FEMA announced three Pre-Disaster Mitigation grants for Maine:
State of Maine — Pre-Disaster Mitigation Grant -- $79,899
Machias —Advance Assistance for Machias Flood Protection -- $200,000
Houlton — Morningstar Road Culvert Replacement/Upsizing -- $585,000
Let’s plan now to apply for the next cycle!
Governmental resilient infrastructure projects are eligible for up to $10 million through competitive application.
Acquisition of hazard-prone property and conversion to open space
Retrofitting existing buildings and facilities
Elevation of flood-prone structures
Vegetative management / soil stabilization
Infrastructure protection measures
Minor structural flood control projects
Post-disaster code enforcement activities
Eligible applicants include states, municipalities