Ron DeSantis: DEO Sending Out $148 Million Through Rebuild Florida Mitigation General Infrastructure Program
The program, administered by DEO, allows local governments to develop large-scale infrastructure projects to make communities more resilient to future disasters.
The program, administered by DEO, allows local governments to increase the resiliency of critical facilities that serve a public safety purpose for local communities.
"The great people of Florida and the state leadership continue to show their resilience as they persevere through the recovery process of rebuilding their homes, restoring their businesses, and repairing their critical infrastructure,” said Carson.
DEO: $75 Million Available to Local Governments Through Rebuild Florida Critical Facility Hardening Program
The funds are allocated through the U.S. Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) newly created Community Development Block Grant – Mitigation (CDBG-MIT) program formed in response to the 2016 to 2017 presidentially declared disasters.
This week, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) approved the state of Florida’s plan to secure more than $633 million from the federal government for disaster mitigation projects.