Sandy/FEMA/Elevation Program

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Sandy Relief Funds Available to Seniors and the Disabled

Has your property sustained damage from Superstorm Sandy? If so, Social Services Block Grants (SSBG) may be able to help! This program provides funds for eligible seniors and persons with disabilities to replace or repair damage to their primary residences/properties not covered through other programs. Home repairs or replacements may include, but are not limited to: interior wall [...]

Protect Your Home from Floods: Free Estimate

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) [...]

Help Record New Jersey’s Recovery from Sandy

The Monmouth University Polling Institute is known as a “poll of record” for the state of New Jersey.  The polling institute has dedicated substantial resources to understanding the personal impact of Sandy, having conducted four surveys in New Jersey on the issue.  The Monmouth University Polling Institute has created the Sandy Recovery Survey in an [...]

FEMA Grants No Longer Tied to Sandy

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 [...]

Important News Concerning HMGP Elevation Program

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 [...]

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It’s hurricane season. Are you prepared?

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 [...]