Learn about FEMA flood grants tonight

September 10, 2009

NEW — Noon Sept. 10, 2009

Officials will hold a final pair of meetings about the federal Hazard Mitigation Grant Program at 7 tonight in the Pickering Room at City Hall Northwest, 1775 12th Ave. N.W.

City officials will apply for cash through the program. The grants, funded by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, are set up to help prevent future flood losses at commercial and residential buildings.

The proposed project includes elevating first floors of up to eight homes and flood-proofing three commercial buildings to prevent floodwaters from causing extensive damage to the buildings.

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Learn about FEMA flood grants at today’s meeting

August 27, 2009

NEW — 11:45 a.m. Aug. 27, 2009

City officials will apply for cash through the federal Hazard Mitigation Grant Program to help prevent future flood losses at commercial and residential buildings.

Officials will hold a pair of meetings about the program. The first is at 5 p.m. today in the Pickering Room at City Hall Northwest, 1775 12th Ave. N.W. The second meeting is at 7 p.m. Sept. 10, at the same location.

The proposed project includes elevating first floors of up to eight homes and flood-proofing three commercial buildings to prevent floodwaters from causing extensive damage to the buildings.

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Learn about FEMA flood grants at meetings

August 25, 2009

City officials will apply for cash through the federal Hazard Mitigation Grant Program. Read more