Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Grants to Wisconsin municipalities, metropolitan sewerage districts, and tribes for flood control projects. Funding is intended to acquire and develop property to minimize both flooding and the environmental and structural damages caused by flooding. Eligible uses of funds include the acquisition of property, vacant land, structure removal, flood proofing, administrative support and others.
Acquisition and Development Grant
Eligible project activities, in priority order (1 high through 9 low):
Eligible property acquisition costs and construction and development cost:
Local Assistance Grant
Eligible flood control acquisition and development projects must meet one of the following criteria:
GrantWatch ID#: 151975
The department may not provide to any applicant more than 20% of the funding available.
The grant period shall be for 2 years. The department may grant a one-year extension through the amendment process with justification in writing and if the funding is available for this request.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Mail completed application with all required materials to:
Elisabeth Kuisis – CF/2
P.O. Box 7921
Madison, WI 53707-7921
For information on these grants, contact:
Elisabeth Kuisis - CF/2
101 S. Webster or P.O. Box 7921
Madison, WI 53707-7921
Phone: (608) 267-5129
For information on all technical questions, contact:
Michelle Staff, CFM
State NFIP Coordinator
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