Webinar: Are You Concerned About Flooding Impacts in Your Municipality?

Thursday, September 1, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Online - Registration required

Topic: This webinar will review case studies of flood mitigation projects funded through the FEMA’s Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) grant programs as well as Vermont’s new Flood Resilient Communities Fund (FRCF) program.

Speaker: The discussion will be led by Stephanie Smith, State Hazard Mitigation Officer with Vermont Emergency Management. 

Audience: This session will help attendees think about potential projects to reduce flood risk in their communities and get an overview of the different funding opportunities. The intended audience for this webinar is Vermont Municipal Officials.  

Duration: 60 minutes (30-35 minute presentation followed by a Q&A session)

Register on Zoom: https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_2K9i-zW5SDmorfGC-6DZaQ 

This is the first in a series of webinars hosted by Lake Champlain Sea Grant and partner organizations to help support municipalities in the Lake Champlain watershed to prepare for future environmental hazards.  

To request a disability-related accommodation to participate in any of these programs, please contact us at seagrant [at] uvm.edu or 802-777-7017 no later than August 11th so we can assist you.


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