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K-Beach flood exact cause and fix unknown

...have discussed mitigation strategies, Kenai Peninsula Borough Mayor Mike Navarre said funding through the Federal Emergency Management Agency is unlikely to be available until after this construction season. The federal disaster declaration allows...
Great Alaska Quake shook up science

...earthquake that results in building damage, technical people - scientists, engineers, geologists, FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) - will send out groups to take a look at the site, take a look at the damage and what they see evolves...
Bill to protect homeowners in flood-prone areas set to pass actuarially sound rates over five years and required extensive remapping. Many homeowners faulted the Federal Emergency Management Agency's implementation of the 2012 law. In some instances, homeowners from areas that had never been flooded...
Obama declares K-Beach flood area a federal disaster

...Administration loans available to businesses affected by the Oct. 27-28, 2013 flood. According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency, state and local governments, Native tribes and certain non-profit organizations are eligible to apply...
Assembly moves through its work

...a 2013 version a flood mitigation plan for the same area. Updating mitigation plans is required by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, according to the ordinance.
Assembly passes dispatch center changes, flood plan update

...Area Flood Hazard Mitigation Plan and adopt a 2013 version a flood mitigation plan for the same area. The Federal Emergency Management Agency recovery funding and grant programs require regular updates to plans, according to the ordinance.East...
Heckuva job, Kathleen Sebelius

...been giving Sebelius the breathing room she needed.Kathleen Sebelius is to the Obamacare rollout what Federal Emergency Management Agency Director Michael Brown was to the Hurricane Katrina response. She's not saddled with a notoriously mockable...
Inlet washing away beach side campsites in Ninilchik

...out from behind during a September 2012 storm. Through a statewide major disaster declaration the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency allocated about $135,000 to replace the beach that was lost to the storm."The way the FEMA money works...
Resolve to be ready in 2013

...hazardous materials incidents, fuel and chemical spills and industrial fires.In cooperation with the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA's) Ready campaign, the Kenai Peninsula Citizen Corps program is reminding residents of the...
State brings disaster assistance centers to the Peninsula

...requested flooding-damage information from residents, which officials compiled. It is currently asking the Federal Emergency Management Agency for assistance with damage assessment. Beginning Thursday, state representatives and FEMA employees will...


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