Insight into Coronavirus Aid for Local Government Entities
Amid the COVID-19 global pandemic, Tetra Tech brings established emergency preparedness, response, and recovery capabilities and experienced experts ready to work with communities across the United States.
In this 30-minute webinar, Tetra Tech’s emergency management experts focused on the main sources of federal funding for costs associated with COVID-19 response and recovery efforts for local government entities. Our experts provide a general overview of the opportunities and limitations presented under the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Public Assistance Program; Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act; and changes to HUD’s 2019 and 2020 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding, including the new Community Development Block Grant Coronavirus Response Supplement (CDBG-CV) program.
- Strategize funding resources
- Determine eligible activities
- Understand funding timelines
- Identify potential funding risks
Tetra Tech has a long history of providing programmatic support to FEMA, states, and cities around the United States to enhance preparedness and reduce risks of disaster in our communities. Our post-disaster services include debris management and monitoring, long-term recovery planning, and grant administration.