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The agency's decision restores access to more than $6.1 million in funds suspended over unresolved compliance issues with Kokomo’s baseball stadium project.
FEMA and Kokomo have been at odds for several months, arguing for what purpose federal flood mitigation grants can be used.
The response maintains Kokomo used federals funds to purchase land and demolish homes without prior approval from FEMA or the state.
The state is ineligible for future hazard mitigation funding as long as compliance issues in Kokomo persist, which could result in millions of dollars lost.
Kokomo has received approval from the DNR on a flood mitigation plan, even as it seeks to resolve a dispute with FEMA regarding similar issues.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency is providing financial assistance to several counties that sustained damage from winter storms.
The IHCDA is working with FEMA and the Department of Homeland Security to buyout homes across the state that are in areas prone to flooding.
FEMA is granting Indiana's appeal to help pay for the expenses counties incurred during winter storms earlier this year.
Indiana asked the federal agency for assistance in cleaning up after winter storms hit the state in January.