CNCounty News

County News Spotlight - Disaster Mitigation

Disaster Mitigation

U.S. Capitol side angle
County News

Disaster legislation takes center stage in the 118th Congress

FEMA's Public Assistance program, the National Flood Insurance Program Reauthorization Act and the Disaster Assistance Simplification Act all offer help to counties facing natural disaster, but all need a push through Congress.

Water rescue
County News

NACo report offers blueprint on disaster mitigation

The report on NACo’s 2023 Intergovernmental Roundtable on Disaster Resilience’s discussions, Defining and Building Capacity for Disaster Mitigation, is available now

County News

Micro-grants help fireproof a neighborhood by reducing fuel

Nevada County, Calif. helped communities reduce the vegetation that could easily spread fire in neighborhoods.

Image of 7-23-23-DJH_8141.jpg
County News

FEMA executive stresses mitigation and prevention

Mitigation is the best answer to the widening natural disaster seasons.