Smith, principal planner and project manager of the MRPC's Pre-Disaster Mitigation Planning Project, said he is working with all 22 member communities on a three-year plan to update mitigation plans within the five-year window.
What does PDM stand for?
PDM stands for Pre-Disaster Mitigation (FEMA)
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- Pre-Disaster Mitigation (FEMA Grant Program)
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This includes grants for transit and port security, urban search and rescue, metropolitan medical response, pre-disaster mitigation grants, and a number of other standalone programs that targeted funds at specific threats.
Congressman Thompson's legislative initiatives will go a long way towards making America a more disaster resistant nation by expanding pre-disaster mitigation programs, especially for our most vulnerable citizens.
Safety Officer Keith Bushey had received a pre-disaster mitigation grant late in 2005 under a FEMA-sponsored program.
This report presents information on (1) FEMA's processes and criteria for awarding planning and competitive pre-disaster mitigation grants to states and localities, and (2) the status of FEMA's efforts to implement the Fiscal Year 2003 Pre-Disaster Mitigation Program.
In fiscal year 1998, not even a penny was allocated to FEMA for pre-disaster mitigation, but $2 billion was spent on disaster aid.
This year and in 1998, FEMA plans to do pre-disaster mitigation projects in high-risk communities likely to be hit by an earthquake, fire, hurricane or tornado, Witt says.
This year, Congress agreed to establish a pre-disaster mitigation fund to provide financial incentives for high-risk communities to undertake mitigation projects.