Increase in Hazard Mitigation Funds

From the CRS: Recent Funding Increases for FEMA Hazard
Mitigation Assistance

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recently announced that $3.46 billion in Hazard Mitigation Grant Program funding will be made available to states, territories, and tribes (STTs) with major disaster declarations for the COVID-19 pandemic. FEMA also announced increased funding for the Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) program for FY2021. In addition, further funding for BRIC and the Flood Mitigation Assistance Grant Program (FMA) may be available through the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA).

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