Tag Archives: preparedness

Sneak Preview: DHS to Consolidate Major Preparedness Grant Programs

(This post was excerpted from an article in the Feb. 27 issue of Local/State Funding Report.) The Department of Homeland Security recently released its plans for the fiscal year 2013 National Preparedness Grant Program, which is administered by the Federal…


Will Preparedness Funding Be There When We Need It?

Yesterday, President Obama issued a proclamation declaring September to be National Preparedness Month. The announcement falls between a run of two unusual natural disasters on the East Coast and the tenth anniversary of the September 11 attacks, widely seen as…