Village of Sanford, Jerome Township, Midland County, Midland County, in conjuction with Michigan State Police Emergency Management & Homeland Security, has applied for Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) funding from the Federal Emergency Management Agency for Hazard mitigation Gran MI-4547.01: Village of Sanford Acquisition Demolition Project. The objective of HMA programs is to fund mitigation measures that reduce the risk of loss of life and property from future hazard events or disasters. Village of Sanford Acquisition Demolition Project is to purchase and remove 20 properties from Flood Zone A that were damaged in dam failure in May 2020.
Under the National Environmental Policy Act, EO 11988 and EO 11990, public notice is required of any federal actions that may affect floodplains or wetlands. Under the National Historic Preservation Act, public notice is also required for some projects which have the potential to affect historic properties. All necessary permits and approvals will be obtained prior to construction and completion of the project.
Public participation is encouraged. Those interested are invited to comment within 30 days by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
or by mail to:
Duane Castaldi, Regional Environmental Officer
FEMA Region V
536 South Clark Street, 6th Floor
Chicago, IL 60605