Hazard Mitigation Grant Program Update November 15, 2019


FEMA's Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) provides grants to states and local governments for projects intended to lessen the impact of natural hazards through safer building practices. Individual homeowners and businesses may not apply directly to the program; however a community may apply on their behalf. 

The HMGP reports below reflect progress for West Virginia Severe Storms, Flooding, Landslides, And Mudslides from Disaster Declarations DR-4273 (June 22-29, 2016), DR-4331 (July 28 - July 29, 2017), and DR-4359 (February 14-20, 2018) 

The latest reports may be viewed and downloaded using the links below. Please direct questions regarding these reports to lora.d.lipscomb@wv.gov.

HMGP Greenbrier County Report November 14, 2019

HMGP Kanawha County Report November 14, 2019



Contact Information

Lora Lipscomb, WVDHSEM Public Information Officer