On the first anniversary of Super Storm Sandy, we’re all considering ways to avoid disaster when the next extreme weather event arrives.Some modifications you make to your property can not only prevent damage, but also save money on flood insurance premiums that have been increasing due to National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) [...]
NORTH WILDWOOD—Grant money for raising homes devastated by Hurricane Sandy has now become available for others.
In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) set up a program, Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP), offering homeowners reimbursement grants up to $30,000 for restoring and raising single-family, primary residences (not [...]
The Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) is a reimbursement program designed to assist homeowners with the elevation of their primary single-family residences to meet the requirements of the flood insurance risk maps in affected communities. Eligible applicants can receive reimbursement of up to $30,000 for elevations on existing homes. The program is limited [...]
The North Wildwood Office of Emergency Management has set up a special Web site for residents to access essential information about what to do when an emergency situation threatens.
Actually there are three related sites. First, the new one, http://ready.northwildwood.com, is where you’ll find basic info and a plethora of links [...]