(Closed for FY2022) Flood Mitigation Assistance

Description: $800 million in funding is available in FY2022 for projects that reduce or eliminate the risk of repetitive flood damage to buildings insured by the National Flood Insurance Program. Hazard Mitigation Plans must be adopted by state or local communities as a condition for receiving certain types of non-emergency disaster assistance, including funding for hazard mitigation assistance projects. Municipalities and CRCOG are considered Sub-applicants and must submit sub-applications through the State’s designated Applicant Agency. CRCOG Staff are working with representatives from the State of Connecticut Division of Emergency Management & Homeland Security Hazard Mitigation and Resiliency, and will provide additional information as available.

Link to Program Website: FEMA FMA Website

Eligible Applicant(s): State (Municipalities and CRCOG as Sub-Applicants to State)

Non-Federal Match Requirement: Minimum of 25% of total eligible costs, with exceptions

Deadline: Sub-Applicant Deadline TBD with State Agency; Application is Due through FEMA GO Grant Portal Friday, January 27, 2023

Issuing Agency: U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS)/Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)/Resilience/Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration (FIMA)/Mitigation Directorate/Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) Division