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What does EMPG stand for?

EMPG stands for Emergency Management Performance Grant

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Thomas Graves, emergency management director, said the town received a Federal Emergency Management Performance grant, which will pay for the majority of supplies needed for the project.
HSGP is comprised of five separate groups: - State Homeland Security Program (SHSP) - Urban Areas Security Initiative (UASI) - Operation Stonegarden - Metropolitan Medical Response System (MMRS) - Citizen Corps Program (CCP) FY2010 Emergency Management Performance Grant (EMPG) Application Deadline: January 22, 2010 The purpose of FY2010 EMPG is to assist State and local governments in enhancing and sustaining all-hazards emergency management capabilities.
IAEM and NEMA lobbied extensively to strengthen FEMA's emergency management authority, bring preparedness back into FEMA as part of the comprehensive emergency management model, and increase funding for and maintain the natural disaster components of emergency management performance grants.
According to Sanko, Preparedness Committee issues include the Emergency Management Performance Grant, Standards and Accreditation, Baseline Assessments, Planning, Training and Exercises, Public Warning, Information Technology, Interoperability, Hazardous Materials/Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program and Radiological Emergency Preparedness.
It is estimated that under FEMA's Emergency Management Training and Assistance there would be $388 million available to include $25 million for interoperability, $25 million for urban search and rescue teams, $20 million for community emergency response teams and $60 million for emergency management performance grants.