Applications must be fully completed and submitted by October 31, 2022

FLOOD MITIGATION
GRANT OPPORTUNITY

Elevation & Reconstruction

WHY MITIGATE
AGAINST FLOOD?

  • Helps reduce flood insurance premiums
  • Elevate or Build New to meet code compliance
  • Allow flood waters to flow under your home
  • Protect your property and contents
  • Keep your family safe
  • Keep your insurance rates affordable to maintain coverage

Elevation

Raise the existing house above the Base Flood Elevation

Raise utilities including air conditioner

Provides stairs and landings

Install rainwater storage components

Hotel reimbursement while lifting house

Reconstruction Project

Demolish the existing house

Construct a new model house with limited design options above the Base Flood Elevation

New house may be smaller than current house

Rental Assistance while in construction

House outline

*Based on your flood claim history, FEMA may approve either 75%, 90%, or 100% of the cost associated with the project you select.