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.
Look here for news releases, advisories,and updates from FEMA.
The VTRANS Web page has their latest information.
Vermont's State Public Assistance Officer, Alec Portalupi released the following infromation about the PA program:
VTRANS has created a Temporary Bridges Inventory (Excel spreadsheet) to assist towns that need them.
These cheat sheets were put together by VTRANS to help municiplities understand federal contracting requirements.
The ANR Website has a Flood Response and Clean Up page with links and information.
Guidelines for Removing Hazardous Objects from Riverbanks
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.
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.
The Education Department website has information for schools and their efforts to get back to normal after Irene.
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.