FEMA or State Resources


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 FEMA & FEMA Related

FEMA Map of Vermont Counties eligible for different types of assistance

Important information about FEMA procurement

Primary FEMA-Vermont Irene Site

Teleconference of Sept 6 with audio link

What work is eligible for reimbursement

Managing disaster-generated debris

Floodplain Management Bulletin on Historic Structures

This Bulletin addresses how the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) treats historic structures and also identifies mitigation measures that can be taken to protect historic structures from floods.

VLCT - FEMA Updates Page

Look here for news releases, advisories,and updates from FEMA.

 Other Federal Resources

U.S. Disaster Assistance:

Disaster Asst. Home Page

USDA/Natural Resources Conservation Services:

Emergency Watershed Protection Program



Vermont Emergency Management:


VEM Briefing for Public Assistance

Vt. Emergency Relief and Assistance Fund - ERAF Rule Aug 16, 2001

FEMA Pre-Disaster Mitigation (PDM) Grant Program

Agency of Commerce and Community Development

List of Tropical Storm Irene Flood Assessment and Assistance Programs

Agency of Transportation

The VTRANS Web page has their latest information.

Vermont's State Public Assistance Officer, Alec Portalupi released the following infromation about the PA program:

Public Assistance Progam FAQs

Public Assistance Program Process

RPC Roles in Local Road Recovery

RPC Information Page - Includes contacts at each RPC

Google Map of road closures

VTRANS has created a Temporary Bridges Inventory (Excel spreadsheet) to assist towns that need them.

List of consultants for Stream Related Construction Activities:

As a PDF Document, as an Excel Spreadheet. (Updated: Sep 19, 2011)

Federal Contracting Cheat Sheets:

These cheat sheets were put together by VTRANS to help municiplities understand federal contracting requirements.

Agency of Natural Resources

The ANR Website has a Flood Response and Clean Up page with links and information.

Dept of Environmental Conservation

Guidelines for Removing Hazardous Objects from Riverbanks

Vt. ANR Flood Debris Flyer

This flyer is for municipalities to post, advising people about what debris is considered hazadous and when a hazardous waste collection fill is to be held.

Development Review and Permits after Flood Damage

Technical Assistance for Recovery and Info about Failed Septic Systems

State Map of District River Engineers

Secretary of State

Document Restoration Information

Flood Damaged Records FAQ

Office of the Governor. On August 31, Gov. Peter Shumlin issued this press release stating that the Vermont Economic Development Authority (VEDA) had allocated up to $10 million in low-interest financing for Vermont businesses and farms that suffered direct physical damage as a result of Tropical Storm Irene. For more information or to apply online, visit www.veda.org.

Department of Education

The Education Department website has information for schools and their efforts to get back to normal after Irene.

Vermont State Department of Libraries.

Federal funds will be available to help libraries impacted by Tropical Storm Irene. Call the Vermont State Department of Libraries at 802-828-3265 for more information.