The Ohio EMA Mitigation Branch has released Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) grant opportunities which includes the Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) and Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) grant opportunities. These grants are available to all Counties, Cities, Townships and Villages. The BRIC program replaces the Pre-Disaster Mitigation grant program. The objectives of the BRIC grant is to implement the All-Hazards Mitigation Plan, whereas the FMA grant focuses on the mitigation of repetitive loss and severe repetitive loss properties due to flooding.
Local jurisdictions that are interested in these opportunities must submit the HMA pre-application form to the Ohio EMA Mitigation Branch by September 11, 2020.
For additional information on these opportunities, go to Ohio EMA Mitigation Grant Information website.