Policy Resolution 2018-03: Federal Disaster Recovery Assistance for Communities in the West

Policy Resolution 2018-03, Federal Disaster Recovery Assistance for Communities in the West: In 2015, Western Governors adopted Policy Resolution 2015-04, Federal Disaster Recovery Assistance for Communities in the West. The resolution advocated for federal recovery aid for major natural disasters, especially wildfires, and noted the important role of the federal government in helping communities and states in long-term recovery.  This updated resolution emphasizes the need for: (i) adequate and flexible funding of individual and public assistance programs, as well as fire management grant assistance; (ii) increased collaboration with states in federal disaster response and recovery; and (iii) federal focus on disaster mitigation. Read, download the resolution.


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