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Summer storm season is upon us and many local governments are experiencing local storm damage.  But many local governments only conduct damage assessments when there is a prospect for a FEMA declaration.  Technology and workflow improvements have made damage assessments more efficient to conduct, thus, enabling the Emergency Manager to execute their damage assessment process to document local storm damage.

NWS Local Storm Damage Map

But what are the benefits to the local government in doing so?  Here are five: Continue Reading