A Regional Approach: Collaborating with Non-Profits

By | January 3, 2018

A Regional Approach: Collaborating with Non-Profits Featured in the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) Government Finance Review Magazine!   Public agencies of all sizes face financial challenges and difficulties in securing the resources needed to…

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IBTS and FEMA: Hurricane Season Recovery

By | November 28, 2017

IBTS and FEMA: Hurricane Season Recovery August and September of 2017 proved to be a record-breaking hurricane season for the southern United States, causing widespread destruction in Texas, Florida, and Puerto Rico. Hundreds of thousands…

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Understanding Substantial Damage Determination

By | October 27, 2017

Understanding Substantial Damage Determination After a flood event, homeowners often struggle to understand the requirements and procedures of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), presenting unexpected challenges in an already dire situation. Homeowners must have…

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Not Your Parent’s FEMA

By | February 18, 2016
Not Your Parent's FEMA In early February, FEMA debuted a new tool in their recovery toolbox: Express Manufactured Housing Unit.  Congressional staff visited the unit on display at FEMA Headquarters...
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Meeting the Challenge

By | January 1, 2016

Meeting the Challenge Featured in the School Planning & Management Magazine!   The Department of General Services (DGS) used both school maintenance personnel and licensed contractors to address maintenance concerns located with the D.C. school…

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